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Meet Caren

Doctoral Candidate
Educational Coach
Expert Adviser

As a professional, leader, and advocate in Early Childhood Education, Caren has over 25 years of experience mentoring, coaching, and supporting diverse communities of teachers, directors, and parents. Innately passionate about children's learning through play, Caren is dedicated to ensuring children meet developmental learning objectives using thoughtful, intentional, play-based strategies. Her expertise has been paramount in helping other Early Childhood programs build competent and confident teachers and administrators. In partnership with Caren's Play, you can support children's Creativity, Adventure, Resilience, and Empathy (CARE): research-driven qualities and life skills proven to help children succeed not only in school, but in life.

Whether launching a new program, considering center expansion, or seeking professional development for our next generation of teachers - Caren can assist in guiding long-term vision planning, or offer timely tips on matters big or small. To share more about the needs of your center or program, email info@carensplay.com to schedule a phone consultation.