Early Learning Specialist
Yvonne is the Early Learning Specialist at the Newark Trust for Education, which is someone who visits the home & facilitate play, verbal interactions with children as well as show the parents how to engage with their children in a positive communication. This can be done by building a strong parent & child relationship. Teaching the child the basic concept he/she will need with it is time to enter school.
Yvonne is a mother of a son who struggled in school with learning while she had no help taking care of her son. This is why helping children with their education is so important to her. She has over 15 years of experience working with children--first as a Paraprofessional at Newark Public Schools, then as a Parent Educator at a Family Support Organization, and lastly, with Healthy Families as a Family Support Worker. She strives everyday to provide a lasting education in each child. She feels that children allow you to be your self and they keep you in touch with your inner child. She is very happy to be a part of their lives and given the opportunity to watch them grow and learn.
She believed in the saying. “EACH ONE TEACH ONE”