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Data-Based Decisions with Tara Franklin

In this episode, we speak with Tara Franklin of Child Development Schools about data-driven decisions within change management. Our Expert Tara Franklin Tara Franklin, a 20-year education industry veteran, serves as the manager of school operations at Child Development Schools, a leading early childhood education provider. She oversees business operations, customer relations, and talent development across multiple centers, ensuring quality and compliance. Tara's expertise in data-driven strategies and collaborative leadership enhances learning experiences and outcomes, driven by her deep belief in the power of education for transformation. In this episode, we cover: - Definition of change management in early education [...]

Teams & Tools with Beth Cannon

In this episode, Beth Cannon offers insights into how leaders can effectively steer their teams using powerful tools for leadership and growth. Our Expert Beth Cannon Beth Cannon is a renowned early education leadership figure known for her compelling and unique approach to empowering teams. A sought-after speaker, coach, and consultant, She has created impactful training programs, delivered transformational keynotes, and is the force behind 12 Stretch-n-Grow franchises. With a background in communication and education, her expertise spans business, fitness, and education domains. In this episode, we cover: - Embracing change and adaptability - Self-awareness and team dynamics - Overcoming [...]

Adding Value To Childcare Businesses with Kathe Petchel

In this episode, we discuss ways how to add value to help childcare businesses prosper with Kathe Petchel from Hinge Early Education Advisors. Our Expert Kathe Petchel Kathe Petchel has been involved in early childhood education since 1980, starting as a public school teacher before opening her own preschool center in Virginia. She now owns three sites in Charlottesville, serving over 300 families. In 2017, Kathe joined HINGE Advisors, initially as a staffing and operations consultant, and now focuses on client relations, helping sellers determine the value of their early childhood education businesses. She is known for her expertise and [...]

Empowering Early Childhood Leaders with Evelyn Knight

In this episode, we dive into early childhood education leadership with TEDx Speaker and childcare business coach Evelyn Knight from Childcare Business Professionals. Our Expert Evelyn Knight Evelyn Knight is an experienced Early Childhood Education (ECE) professional, owner, and director of Zoo'n Around, a reputable preschool and childcare center in Nevada. With over 15 years of expertise in ECE, Evelyn is committed to prioritizing child development and parental education. As an Early Child Education trainer with the Nevada Registry, she contributes to the regulation and training of preschool teachers and childcare providers. Evelyn's passion for creating developmentally appropriate environments led [...]

Cultivating Classroom Harmony with Prerna Richards

In this episode, we chat with Prerna Richards, CEO & President of Together We Grow, to explore the strategies for cultivating classroom harmony and empowering teachers in effectively handling challenging behaviors. Our Expert Prerna Richards Prerna Richards, a dedicated educator with over 37 years of experience, is a renowned keynote speaker, international presenter, behavior coach, and consultant for the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC). As a registered master-level trainer with the Texas Early Childhood Professional Development System, Prerna's educational philosophy emphasizes a play-based approach and a solid social-emotional foundation. Her expertise and unwavering commitment to early childhood [...]

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