TracyMy name is Tracy. I am the Director at My Little Best Friends Early Learning Center. I have been working in child care programs since 1998. I am Director 2 Certified through the Department of Early Education and Care. I received my Bachelor's degree in Early Childhood Education and Early Intervention from UMASS Boston. I am also Certified Medical Assistant. I am excited to be working here at My Little Best Friends Early Learning Center and look forward to working with you in caring for your child.
ElbaMy name is Elba and I have one son. The best part about working with children is being able to talk with them and hear all their amazing stories. My goal is to continue with my education to become Lead-Teacher certified.
Kenia My name is Kenia and I have two children and a dog named Messi. I am Lead-Teacher certified. My favorite thing to do is to read to children and sing songs with them. My goal is to help make the world a better place and to help children grow to be independent in their lives.
Sonya My name is Sonya. I have a daughter and one grandchild, the loves of my life. I have been in childcare for about 9 years. My goal is to one day own my own daycare, to be the boss. I love working with children and being able to teach them. Seeing children smile makes my day and that is why I love my job. I am very nice and try to get along with everyone. I love pets, I have two cats named London and Leo. I also like to go for walks and take my grandson.
StaceyMy name is Stacey and I have a son. I have been working in childcare since I was 19 years old. I like working with children because of all the smiles, hugs and kisses they give you every day. I also get to be a big kid too when I'm with them. When I am not working, I love to get my nails done and go shopping with my mom.
MimaMy name is Mima and I have a son. I am a friendly, loving, caring, and helpful person to others. The things I like about teaching is being able to challenge children to learn all the different things they can know. I like to make sure the children are being safe but having fun while learning. I love to invent songs and games, which I call learning games since there are different ways of learning. I like making sure all the children are involved in my lessons, so I try to make it interesting and never teach in the same style. My goal is to become successful in my music career, I love to sing and dance.
MagdalenaMy name is Magdalena and I have 4 children and 7 grandchildren. I also have a dog named Gronk. I love working with children because it reminds me of my own grandchildren, I always loved taking care of them. I love cooking, it is my favorite thing to do. I also love gardening and everything that has to do with flowers and plants. I consider myself to be very flexible and giving. My goal is for the children here to see me as their own grandmother.
ClaraMy name is Clara. I have two daughters and I love puppies and being outside. My goals are to acquire and expand my knowledge about children and what it takes to work with them. I work with the Infants here at My Little Best Friends and I love it. I have always enjoyed working with children and working here has been one of the best experiences for me. This is because there is a lot to learn from the infants and I like being able to put what I learn into my work. I am a very cheerful person and can adapt quickly to new situations.
AnaMy name is Ana and I have 4 children and a dog named Milo. My favorite parts about teaching is being able to show new things to the children and being able to see them grow. My goal is to focus on my education and be able to learn more about being a good teacher. I think I am a very loving and caring person.
TaniaMy name is Tania. I don't have any children, but I consider all the children I work with my own. I have 1 cat, two dogs and a guinea pig. I like seeing how children learn from an experience they had. For example, discovering a new game or a new friend for the first time. I like to teach the children to have fun and discover new things. My goal is to gain more experience with children of all ages. I think I am a nice and caring person that likes to show new things to every child that wants to see it.
KateMy name is Kate and I started at My Little Best Friends as a volunteer back in 2012 and now I am an infant, toddler, and preschool teacher. I plan on becoming director certified. I enjoy spending time with children and having the ability to teach them and watch them as they grow.
DanicaMy name is Danica and I have been working at My Little Best Friends since 2014. I have always enjoyed spending time with children. The best part of my job is being able to help them learn new skills like matching objects. The most important thing to me is being able to see the children smile.
MatiMy name is Mati and I have three sons. Being able to teach is amazing and I love making sure all the children feel loved. A goal for me is to continue my education in the field of childcare. I think that I am positive, helpful and always put my best foot forward.
MayraMy name is Mayra and I have one son. I also have two cats named Brooklyn and Oliver. From my time teaching, I like the ability to make a difference in a child's life; seeing them learn and grow daily. A goal for me is to be able to finish my studies in the field and keep gaining experience in order to become a better teacher. I think that I am a responsible, dependable and professional individual with a good balance of seriousness and playfulness.
JenniferMy name is Jennifer and I have worked in early childhood for eleven years. I have always loved working with young children and love to watch their excitement when they discover new things. I have three nephews and a niece. My niece and I share the same birthday! She is my Goddaughter and very special to me. I enjoy visiting them in Connecticut whenever I can. I lived in New Hampshire for almost twenty years and therefore, love to ski. I also love to read novels and scrapbooking with my Mom. My goal is to continue taking classes in Early Childhood Education. I love learning new and exciting ways to help all children.
MonicaMy name is Monica and I have two children. My favorite part about my job is being able to observe and interact with the children, I'm constantly learning with them. My goal for the future is to become Director II certified. I am a loving, respectful and punctual person. I think my biggest skill is that I always try to make everything the best that it can be.
NevaehMy name is Nevaeh and I started at My Little Best Friends as a volunteer. I am now an assistant teacher in the classrooms. The things I like about teaching children is that they all learn in different ways and speeds, which I find very interesting. My goals are to help the children learn and be more independent. I think that I am a caring, reliable, and playful person.
Maria PMy name is Maria P. and I have a daughter and a granddaughter. I love teaching because the same way children learn from us, we can learn from them too. I love the opportunity to interact with children from different cultures.
ShikhaMy name is Shikha and I have been in this field of education for 15 years now. I love to work with children and provide them with good academic and social education. I have two kids of my own and they are both in middle school. I like to go out with them and explore new things. My goal in life is to help the upcoming generations by providing them with not only an academic but moral and social education.
CaridadMy name is Cari and I have four children. I like being a teacher because of all the love the children give you. I can be there to sing and read to them, as well as watch them as they develop as time passes. I think that I am an accessible person and I love to help and be there for people.
JacquelineMy name is Jacky and I have four children and five grandchildren. In my free time I enjoy reading and writing. I love teaching and enjoy the time I get to spend with the children. I been working at My Little Best Friends since 2013
Maria FMy name is Maria F and I have been working with children since 2016. I have 3 kids and a dachshund named Bella. In my free time, I enjoyed gardening and love the beach. Also, I worked in the kitchen for many years for the Malden public school, being around kids makes me smile!
Sophie My name is Sophie. I am teacher certified with Infants, Toddlers, and Preschoolers. I have been working in My Little Best Friends since 2017 and I speak English and Chinese. I love seeing the children I work with grow and development throughout my time with them.
Maria MMy name is Maria M. and I have one son. I enjoy working with children because I can have nice conversations with them and hear all their amazing stories, I have lots of patience.
VilmaMy name is Vilma and I have three children. I enjoy spending time with children because I learn new and different things every day. I think of myself as a happy and sincere person that likes to help others.
SamMy name is Sam and I am a twin. I have one cat and I enjoy playing the drums and swimming. I am still learning but the most important thing I have learned is to have a lot of patience while working in the childcare field.