Teachers - JCC - Orlando

You invest in us. We invest in our professional development.

It is our commitment to our teachers, students and parents to continually grow as a learning community so that we can provide the latest in research-based best practices for every child’s early childhood education. We are consistently conducting training that challenges our educators to continue to grow and stay current on best practices. All our trainings are based on the latest research and align with our NAYC accreditation.

At the ECLC we have lots of titles for our educators like… brain builders, party planners, health care providers, and dream advocates.

Melissa Youngblood, ECLC Director

By The Numbers

  • 20+ hours of continuing education completed each and every year by every teacher
  • Higher tenure than industry average with low teacher turnover
  • 100% certified in first aid and CPR
  • 100% background-screened by the Department of Children and Families
  • Majority of lead teachers hold college degrees

Teachers & Administration

Our teaching goes above and beyond. Our teachers complete 20+ hours of continuing education every year, evidence of how committed we are to excellence, innovation and creativity. They are caring, creative and love working with young children. To ensure an excellent student-teacher ratio, each classroom is staffed with two teachers.

Meet Our School’s Leadership

Melissa Youngblood

Director