Nicole Foss I started my career in education in 2014, when I first worked at First Circle as an assistant teacher. While at UMass Boston, I earned my EEC certificate and continued to work at FCLC as a float and toddler teacher. I went on to complete my student teaching practicum in the Boston Public […]


Christine (CeCe) Smith I received my BFA in musical theater from the Boston Conservatory and I have worked as an early childhood teacher for many years. I also taught music and movement to infants and toddlers at Brookline Music School. I know that the first three years of a child’s life are where their foundation […]


Deajshia Howard I completed college courses in early child education, and began my teaching career as an assistant teacher. Before First Circle, I worked as a lead teacher and curriculum coordinator. I credit my love of teaching to the many gifted teachers who served as positive influences throughout my education. These influences instilled in me […]


Jarred Rose I graduated from UMass Amherst with a BA in political science. I worked in politics and real estate for several years before changing careers and entering the field of education. Prior to joining First Circle, I worked as a teacher at the YMCA. I love teaching at the prekindergarten level because the children […]