St. Adalbert Catholic School

St. Adalbert Catholic School

Pictured: Claudia Quijada (lead teacher) and Maria Ontiveros (assistant teacher)

Claudia, lead teacher at St. Adalbert shared with us, “I love coming into work every day and being able to sing, play and have fun with the children as we grow academically and socially in the classroom. Being part of the Paths to QUALITY program has been a refresher that we all needed. There is always more to learn and experience and working with our coach has been a great benefit to us as they supported and guided us through our journey to reach Level 3.”

  • St. Joseph County
  • Registered Ministry
  • Level 3
  • (574) 288-6645

St. John Catholic Preschool

St. John Catholic Preschool
St. John Catholic Preschool

Pictured: Mattie Willerton – Principle, Linda Weaver – 4/5s teachers, Susie Warstler – 3’s teacher

  • Elkhart County
  • Ministry
  • Level 3
  • (574) 533-9480

Little Munchkins Childcare

Little Munckins Childcare

Miranda Curey

Miranda, owner of Little Munchkins Childcare has been working with children since 2003. Since then she has been able to open up her own licensed family child care home which she has operated the last 4 years and during that time has obtained her CDA. Miranda loves working with children but most of all loves teaching them and watching them learn and grow. Miranda shared with us, “Being able to participate in Paths to QUALITY has definitely helped me to make my home childcare a better learning environment and has taught me so much more about children’s development. “ Congratulations Miranda!

  • Steuben County
  • Licensed Home
  • Level 3
  • (260) 495-3189

Christine Stump

Christine Stump
Christine Stump

Christine Stump

Christine, a licensed home child care provider in Kosciusko county recently moved up to level 2 on Paths to QAULITY. Christine shared with us that her coach has provided leadership to show her how to grow professionally and expand her teaching skills to help the children develop even more. Also, being able to obtain her CDA and continue her education has allow her to take her knowledge to a deeper depth of understanding. Congratulations Christine!

  • Kosciusko County
  • Licensed Home
  • Level 2
  • (574) 267-5027

Kingdom Kids

Kingdom Kids
Kingdom Kids

Kingdom Kids

Tori Cline, director of Kingdom Kids shared with us…”Being able to participate in Paths to QUALITY has helped us continue to grow professionally and has given us the opportunity to have support during the process. When you get to see the children explore and learn new tasks you get to see the glow on their faces. We currently have 2 staff working towards earning their CDA and one in the process of being renewed. Tori, mentioned that this could not have happen without the support of ECA and her staff willing to continue to grow in their passion for early childhood and wanting to advance levels.”

  • Steuben County
  • Registered Ministry
  • Level 2
  • (260) 488-3821

Holy Family School

Holy Family School
Holy Family School

Holy Family School

  • St. Joseph County
  • Registered Ministry
  • Level 3
  • (574) 289-7375

Little Thinkers School of Early Learning

Little Thinkers School of Early Learning
Little Thinkers School of Early Learning

Little Thinkers School of Early Learning

Davetta Chambers, owner of Little Thinkers School of Early Learning shared with us, “Being able to participate in Paths to QUALITY has given her as well as her staff motivation to continue with educating themselves within the field. It has also allowed them to assure parents that their children will be prepared for Kindergarten.”

  • Allen County
  • Child Care Center
  • Level 3
  • (260) 418-7368

Monkey Business Daycare and Preschool

Monkey Business Daycare and Preschool

Monkey Business Daycare and Preschool

Pictured: Jennifer Sullivan, Emily and Morgan Huffman

“We have become a team working together for all the kids that we encounter. With the help of the Infant/Toddler Specialist and our Paths to QUALITY™ coach we have been able to move up to level 2. Jennifer owner of Monkey Business Daycare and Preschool also mentioned that she would not have been able to accomplish this without her wonderful staff and families that she works with. She and her staff are looking forward to advancing to level 3.”

  • Marshall County
  • Licensed Home
  • Level 2
  • (574) 935-5996

Heaven Sent Preschool and Day Care

Heaven Sent Preschool
Heaven Sent Preschool

Heaven Sent Preschool and Day Care

Brooke Reidenour, director of Heaven Sent Preschool and Day Care shared with us, “Participating in Paths to QUALITY has supported our goal and mission to provide quality care in Steuben County. Being on Paths to QUALITY has encouraged my teachers to start CDA classes and participate in professional development opportunities which has improved our classroom environment and hands on learning opportunities for children. Having the tools has helped me with my work with children and how I support my staff in their work with children. I would not be able to accomplish this without the support and hard work from my staff. “

  • Steuben County
  • Registered Ministry
  • Level 2
  • (260) 665-9600