Our Teachers

Our teachers blend the highest education standards with nurturing care to help foster well-rounded child development.

Careers

If you want to help shape the hearts and minds of young children in a fun, nurturing environment, we’d love to have you work with us! We’re always looking for great teachers to join our family.

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Warm, Nurturing & Highly Trusted

Learning happens best in a warm and nurturing environment, which is why our teachers take the time to make sure your little one feels safe and cared for every day to help them develop a lifelong love of learning. 

Expertise & Skills

Our caring teachers are highly experienced in the best methods to support your child with teachable moments of exploration, discovery and learning each and every day. 

  •  Kristine

    Kristine

    On-site Owner
    Ms. Kristine joined Our School as a Center Director and is thrilled to be the On-Site Owner. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education from Bloomsburg University. She has worked in the field of early childhood education since 2003, as a teacher, assistant director and director. Favorite Quote: “Play is often talked about as if it were a relief from serious learning. But for children, play is serious learning.” ~ Mr. Rogers Fun Fact About Ms. Kristine: She enjoys baking, especially pies, for her friends and family in her free time!
  •  Leena

    Leena

    Owner
    Leena is proud to be the owner of The Goddard School located in York! She graduated from Lebanon Valley College with Biology Major. As a mother of three, she believes that all families want safe, clean, fun-filled, quality care with an educational focus for their children. She chose The Goddard School because its philosophy of providing high quality care with a top-notch educational program in a safe, nurturing environment aligns with her own beliefs. She loves watching children grow and have fun while learning the skills they need for success in school and life! Welcome to our Goddard Family! Favorite Quote: “Why fit in when you were born to stand out?" ~ Dr. Seuss Fun Fact About Ms. Leena: She enjoys traveling to different places with her family!
  •  Britney

    Britney

    Director
    Ms. Britney holds an Associate’s Degree in Early Childhood Education from Harrisburg Area Community College. She has worked in the field of early childhood education since 2008, working with infants through school agers. Favorite Quote: “A person’s a person, no matter how small.” ~ Dr. Seuss Fun Fact About Ms. Britney: Feeding a manatee while on her honeymoon was one of her favorite experiences!
  •  Julie

    Julie

    Operations Director
    Ms. Julie holds an Associate’s Degree in Early Childhood Education from Quinsigamond Community College. She has worked in the field of early childhood education since 2012, working with infants through school agers. Favorite Quote: "Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world." ~ Nelson Mandela Fun Fact About Ms. Julie: She enjoys skiing, snowboarding and hiking in her free time!
  •  Abigail

    Abigail

    Greece - Lead Teacher
    Ms. Abby holds a Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education from Arcadia University. She has worked in early childhood education since 2006, working with infants through school agers. Ms. Abby loves working with children because she loves to watch them learn and grow each and every day. Favorite Quote: "Don't tell me to reach for the stars when there are footprints on the moon." ~ Peter Brandt Fun Fact about Ms. Abby: Her favorite animal is a cow!
  • Ms Dee

    Ms Dee

    Teacher
    Ms. Dee joined Our School in 2014. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Human Development and Family Studies from Penn State University. She has worked in the field of early childhood education since 1987, working with infants through school agers. Favorite Quote: “It is not what you do for your children, but what you have taught them to do for themselves that will make them successful human beings.” ~ Ann Lander Fun Fact About Ms. Dee: She loves to read, especially mystery books by James Patterson and Sue Grafton!
  •  Stephanie

    Stephanie

    Egypt - Lead Teacher
    Ms. Steph V. holds a Child Development Associate's Degree, focusing in infants and toddlers from Penn State University. She has worked in the field of early childhood education since 2005, working with infants through school agers. Ms. Steph loves watching children grow and learn new things each and every day! Favorite Quote: "The Greatest thing you'll ever learn is just to love and be loved in return." ~Moulin Rouge Fun Fact about Ms. Steph: Her favorite animal is a red-tailed panda!
  •  Jessica

    Jessica

    Assistant Teacher
    Ms. Jess L. has been working in the field of education for over 20 years working with infants through school agers and also has four children of her own. Ms. Jess Has an absolute fondness of little ones; their innocence and need for love and attention is what she thrives on. Taking care of children is what she believes she was meant to do with her life. Favorite Quote: "Don't count the days, make the days count." ~Muhammad Ali Fun Fact about Ms. Jess: Ms. Jess has previously worked at another Goddard School in a different state!
  •  Lisa

    Lisa

    Assistant Teacher
    Ms. Lisa has worked in the field of early childhood education for many years, working with infants through school agers. Favorite Quote: “Taking one day at a time living life to the fullest" Fun Fact About Ms. Lisa: She likes to play and draw with her daughter. Ms. Lisa loves working with children because she likes that she can teach children and watch them grow. Just being able to work with children makes her feel happy and grateful!
  •  Emily

    Emily

    Kindergarten
    Ms. Emily holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education from Bloomsburg University. She has worked in the field of early childhood education since 2017, working with toddlers through school agers. Ms. Emily loves working with children because she loves to see how much they can learn and grow! Favorite Quote: “Throw kindness like confetti!” ~ Bob Goff Fun Fact About Ms. Emily: She loves to play games, both board games and card games!
  •  Michele

    Michele

    Italy - Assistant Teacher
    Ms. Michele holds a general education diploma from Red Lion Area Senior High School. She has worked in the field of early childhood education since 1994, working with infants through school agers. Favorite Quote: “The best preparation for tomorrow is doing your best today.” ~ H. Jackson Brown, Jr. Fun Fact About Ms. Michele: Her favorite place to vacation is the beach!
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