Toddler and Transitional Preschool Teachers

Kim Harris. Kim joined us in 1999, working in our Toddler program at The Children’s Center. She continued to work with us, moving to The Child’s Place and now MAC – staying in the Toddler room all this time! Kim holds an American Montessori Society Associate Infant & Toddler Credential as well as a Child Development Associate credential.

Beth Parker. Beth joined us in 2007 at The Child’s Place, working with Toddlers. She moved with us to MAC and continues working with our Toddlers. Beth holds a Child Development Associate credential. She spent two years at Miami University in the College of Education, studying Early Childhood Education.

Brenda Hardyman. Brenda joined us in 2006, working with the preschool age children at The Child’s Place. She continues with that age group here at MAC. Brenda has a BA (Early Childhood Education) from the University of Cincinnati. She holds an American Montessori International Certificate for the 3-6+ age group.

Nina Rubin, AMS Montessori Teaching Certification (3-6), Greater Cincinnati Center for Montessori Ed. This is Nina's fifth year at MAC, and she worked at The Child's Place for eight years. Prior to that, she worked as a Montessori Teacher at another school in the Cincinnati area. Nina works with the Transitional Preschool students in the morning and with the middle group students in a Preprimary (3-6) classroom in the afternoon.

Anu Ghosh, BA (English, Mathematics and Economics), postgrad work in English Literature. This is Anu's second year with us. She has been a teaching assistant in a Montessori classroom at another school and has done volunteer work both in India and in the United States. She spent a few years at home with her daughter and joined the MAC staff last year.