Quality Early Care and Education TA Specialist
Child Care Aware
Phone: (606) 878-4788
Responsibilities: Guide and support TA processes for Quality Coaches and STAR Raters using recommended practices. Ensure reliability across all four ERS tools with Regional QCs and Raters.
Experiences: 35 years in early care and education field as teacher/administrator/trainer, mostly in non-profit settings. 20 years as early care Quality Support staff, 5 years as Quality Coordinator and 15 years as Quality TA Specialist.
Reason: Quality early care experiences are essential for the development of our youngest children. Combining my college education, with practical experiences I learned in the field as teacher/administrator and the knowledge I have gained during the past 17 years, has made me more aware of the need to support quality experiences for all young children regardless of risk level.
Interests: Reading, hiking, spending time with family, exploring new options