Jenn Guptill is Director and Lead teacher (DEEC certified) with twenty-five years of experience teaching in early childhood classrooms in Massachusetts.  Jenn studied Early Childhood Education and Psychology.  Jenn specializes in socially and emotionally responsive curriculum, using play as the basis for learning, and building a close and connected classroom community.  Jenn loves to use music and movement in her teaching. Jenn has had a lifelong dream of opening her own preschool, and is delighted to be home in Somerville making her dream come true.  

 

Jenn reads a book about Charlie Harper to children who are studying sound and music.

Zoe Stark is a DEEC certified preschool teacher who has been teaching preschool art for the past two years.  Zoe specializes in bringing art of all kinds into the curriculum, and also connecting students to the outdoors.  Zoe is trained as an outdoor educator and has a Masters in Education from Lesley University.  When she is not at school, Zoe can be found jogging around Somerville with her dog, or playing on the beach with her son Jonah and her partner Jenn.  

Zoe helps children plant seeds.