Teacher Spotlight Blog: Ms. Kaycie at Germantown

The teachers at Momentum Early Learning dedicate much of their time and heart to the children in their classroom. We appreciate all of their hard work and the commitment they make to maintain a higher standard of excellence in everything they do. The culture at Momentum is driven by one unified vision… “Grow as a cohesive and fun team with purpose, engagement, passion, and quality”. Here is a look into the life of one of our many excellent teachers. Find out what they love and what inspires them to be a great educator.

Introducing Ms. Kaycie at Germantown!

file-14How long have you worked at Momentum?
I have worked at Momentum for about 4 months.

What classroom do you teach?
I am in the Cuddly Cuties 2 classroom.

What made you want to become a teacher?
For as long as I can remember, my Mom has had an in-home childcare. I have always enjoyed the bond with kids and watching them develop.file1-10

What or who inspires you? Why?
I do not just have one person who inspires me. I get inspired by strong willed and passionate individuals.

What is your favorite kind of activity to teach?
My favorite activity to teach is art. I really think it helps the mind grow quickly. Art is a great way for each child’s personality to shine through.

What is one of your first memories from school?
When I was in kindergarten, my Dad came in uniform as a Deputy Sheriff for show and tell.file2-9

What is one of your hidden talents?
One of my hidden talents is my ability to do artwork. I have a side business selling my creations.

Do you have any pets?
 I have two crazy, loving cats. Their names are Jemma and Jasper. Jasper is my favorite! 😊

What is your favorite thing to cook?
My favorite thing to cook is my homemade alfredo with tortellini noodles.

What is your favorite way to relax? My favorite way to relax is by painting and cooking.

file3-5What is your favorite TV show/guilty pleasure?
My favorite TV shoes are Chicago Fire, Chicago PD and Chicago Med. It is my favorite series.

What makes a “good day” at Momentum?
A good day is walking through my classroom door and seeing how happy my babies are when I get there. They are so excited to see me!

What kind of morning routine do you have to get excited for the day?
I grab my cup of milk and tell my cats I will see them when I get home.

What is the best thing about being a teacher?
The best thing is watching the kids grow. Being able to see the excitement in their face when they learn something new is the best!

If you could take your class on a field trip anywhere in the world, where would you go?
If I could take my class on a field trip anywhere in the world, I would go to Ireland. It is beautiful!

Momentum Early Learning, the new standard in education and child care, provides unparalleled excellence of care for children through an open, friendly and nurturing culture. Momentum Early Learning provides care and teaching for children ages six weeks to twelve years old. Momentum Early Learning’s pledge of excellence is based on four core values: safety, education, cleanliness and technology. Families interested in learning more about Momentum Early Learning can call the Sussex Campus at 262.820.2595 or the Germantown Campus at 262.415.8047 or visit Momentum’s website at www.momentumearlylearning.com