Sadie MacDonald This is my first position as a teacher, but for two years I have worked as an overnight camp counselor. I currently study psychology and law at Chapman University, set to graduate with my bachelor’s degree in 2027. After that I hope to go to law school! I live in Winchester with my […]


Lauren Pettus I have been working in childcare since 2006, first as an assistant teacher and later as lead teacher at KinderCare. I have an associates degree in early childhood education from Middlesex Community College, and received my bachelor’s degree in psychology from Southern New Hampshire University in 2019. Hopefully I can continue to expand […]


Becca Salto I have been working in child care for 22 years and absolutely love everything about it. For the past decade I have been a toddler teacher at Knowledge Beginnings. In 2009 I received my bachelor’s degree in criminal justice from Hesser College, and ultimately I hope to get an advanced degree in early […]


Corin Silcott I graduated from Walden University in 2017 with a bachelor’s degree in child development. I have been working with young children for more than ten years, in multiple roles—as teacher, head teacher, owner/operator, I love to watch children grow and learn; my goal is to help them become more independent. I am originally […]


Paulina O’Sullivan I am originally from Mexico, and received my bachelor’s degree in education there in 2017. In 2014, I began working as a substitute teacher with grades K–4, and for six years I worked with my favorite age group, prenursery, at several private schools in Monterrey, Mexico. My goal in childcare is to provide […]


Jackie Simmons I graduated from Joseph Keefe Technical High School in 2016 with a focus on early childhood education. I have been working with young children for seven years, both at a childcare center and at a horse farm teaching children how to ride horses—while also taking care of the horses and other animals! I […]


Kayla Zayas I graduated from Lesley College in 2015 with a degree in art therapy, and am currently in classes, working toward becoming director certified. I’ve been working with children of all ages and abilities since graduating college, in various childcare centers and as a private nanny. The best thing about working with young children […]


Sarah Walsh I have been working with young children since I was 16—babysitting, as a camp counselor, and most recently as an assistant in a preschool classroom at the Tobin Beaudet School. I am friendly and engaging and I come with a positive attitude, and I love to help young children develop new skills. I […]