Laura has an Associates Degree in Early Childhood Education from Massachusetts Bay Community College, in Framingham, MA. She is Director II Certified, Lead Teacher Infant/Toddler and Lead Teacher Preschool Certified. Laura is also re-certified in First aid and CPR annually. Laura's work experience includes over three years as a Director of a large child care center as well as several years as a preschool lead teacher. Throughout these experiences Laura has always appreciated and supported all the ways in which children learn and develop. She is eager to share her knowledge with parents and other educators and is looking forward to providing support and education as a way to further understanding of how and why children learn the way they do. She is also eager for the process of creating Developmental Portfolios as a way to document your child's growth and development. Her commitment to providing quality care and education is unwavering and is looking forward to meeting you and your child. Laura currently lives in Gardner with her wife Janine, their three daughters, and cat Princess.