Tameka is our Director of Education. Tameka started at Kids R Kids Clayton in October 2013. She has earned a Bachelors degree in Child Development from Peace College, and is currently working on earning Masters Degree in Child Development. She is married and has two children who attend Kids R Kids Clayton. Tameka has 12 years experience working in early childhood education. She is dedicated to providing the highest level of quality care, customer service and education to all of the families of Kids R Kids Clayton.
Renee is our Operations Manager. Renee started with Kids R Kids Clayton in May 2006 as the Lead Teacher in the Toddler classroom where she worked for 2 years. Hard work and dedication paid off when she was promoted to her current position. Renee has worked in the early childhood education field for 19 years; nine having been in a management position. She is a native of Raleigh, North Carolina. She attended Wake Technical Community College and North Carolina Central University. Renee is married and has three loving dogs. Her favorite saying is " To teach a child is to touch a child`s life forever". Her daily motivation is to inspire those around her through a sharing of her experience and knowledge.
Kellie is our Business Administrator. She was one of our first employees before we opened in December 2005. She has taught various preschool classrooms for 5 years, and was promoted to Business Administrator two years ago. Kellie is married with three children, who have all been educated at Kids R Kids Clayton.
All our faculty & personnel are required to follow state regulations that apply to training. Our staff is trained in First Aid/CPR, Infectious Disease Control, Injury Prevention, and Child Abuse Awareness. Additional training in curriculum, child development, classroom arrangement, classroom management, age appropriate activities, nutrition, field trip planning and OSHA regulations provides the staff with skills needed to create a quality learning environment. We support and encourage the staff to further their education through CDA and CCP programs and they are given opportunities to attend professional training conferences.
We are very proud of our directors, teachers, and staff for their professionalism, work ethic, loyalty, and the attention to detail in caring for the children. We could not ask for a better team!
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