Teachers are educated and well-trained professionals that have passed various testing and interviews. Preschool Teacher has Bachelors in Early Childhood Education - It is important to have a preschool teacher with a degree in early childhood. A teacher with a degree will have the knowledge and the background to properly prepare your child for Kindergarten. Our Educational Leadership Team in Education meets annually to discuss the curriculum and to make adjustments as required by the Ohio Department of Education. We believe it is our job to prepare students to become effective facilitators of learning. We also meet or e-mail the local Kindergarten teachers requesting their opinions on our goals and objectives.

Almost all of Close to Home Teachers have or are pursuing degrees – Close to Home provides tuition and/or reimbursement For teachers to attend classes to further their education. All teachers are trained at a minimum in CPR, First Aid, Communicable Disease, Health and Nutrition and more.