Meet our TLE® Center team

Cdde6d76 Ef0a 49ff B5aa 6f2c426a033b

Alicia Alderete

Infant Team Lead

FlexiFlamingo

Favorite TLE® Character:
Flexi Flamingo

Ms. Alicia has been with The Learning Experience since July 2017. Alicia brings her organizational expertise and management to the infant program which helps her lead a successful team. Alicia enjoys building relationships with her families and being an important part of their infants first year.

923b50a6 F891 4b75 8837 C04bc2868f00

Alyssa Rossetti

Toddler Team Lead

Lionstein

Favorite TLE® Character:
Lionstein

Alyssa Rossetti has been with TLE since August 2016 and is our Toddler Team Lead. Alyssa is a kind and loving teacher whose gentle disposition and approach puts our toddlers at ease. Alyssa always has a smile and treats her toddlers as if they were her own.

9a90e26c 674b 4a78 85f2 2f138dd49786

Brenda Rodriguez

Lead Toddler Teacher

Bubbles

Favorite TLE® Character:
Bubbles

Ms. Brenda Rodriguez has been with The Learning Experience since September 2015. Ms. Brenda has earned her Associates Degree in Psychology. Brenda is a loving and dedicated teacher who has created an inviting learning environment for her toddlers.

E565ee86 0202 4274 Aa76 0abe86703924

Kalei Costello

Toddler Teacher

Bubbles

Favorite TLE® Character:
Bubbles

Ms. Kalei is another one of TLE Heathrow's volunteer summer camp counselors turned preschool teacher Kalei has essentially grown up with our school. Kalei is such a wonderful support to families. She always does what she can to make new families feel comfortable and excited about bring their toddler to school.

38d5222b 4ee9 454c B00c 00233b096a19

Danielle DeGaetano

Twaddler Teacher

FlexiFlamingo

Favorite TLE® Character:
Flexi Flamingo

Ms. Danielle has been with The Learning Experience since October 2019. Danielle has earned her Bachelor's Degree in Psychology and is current pursuing her Master's Degree. Danielle's favorite part of working in the preschool environment is watching the children form a love for learning and forming relationships.

1b507902 412b 4df6 8172 8edaa6af167c

Ali Melo

Preppers Lead Teacher

MissChievous

Favorite TLE® Character:
Miss Chievous

Ms. Ali Melo has been with The Learning Experience since December 2018. Our most artistic teacher, Ali enjoys teaching her students not only through our play based philosophy but also through art and creative expression. When not teaching her class, Ali can be found creating a bulletin board design or planning her next art project!

5c9ce137 F9f2 4a2d Bdc6 8f3dce09103e

Amber Noland

Preschool Team Lead

MissChievous

Favorite TLE® Character:
Miss Chievous

Ms. Amber Noland has been with The Learning Experience since October 2019. While Amber holds a Bachelor's Degree in Criminal Justice, her passion is working with children. Amber enjoys teaching using a hands on, play based approach. Amber creates a fun and engaging classroom where her students can learn and grown.

798a5ec7 C948 4127 856d 04b6bfaf283e

Angie Fraguada

Preschool Lead Teacher

PheobePhonics

Favorite TLE® Character:
Phoebe Phonics

Ms. Angie has been with The Learning Experience since March 2013. One of our most experienced teachers, Angie is truly a leader amongst our TLE family. Angie has earned her Associates Degree in Liberal Arts, and is currently on her way to receiving her Bachelors Degree in Early Childhood education. Angie works hard to create an environment where her preschoolers feel safe and loved.

565b2d82 53b9 4e98 B705 Dbf100d5e034

Misty Brown

Dietary and Transportation Services

PennyPolite

Favorite TLE® Character:
Penny Polite

Ms. Misty has been with The Learning Experience since March 2014. Misty spearheads TLE's Dietary and Transportation programs. Misty ensures that each and every child is served a healthy meal. After lunchtime, Misty hops on the bus to pick up our after school friends and transport them safely back to TLE.

Acf737eb 1992 4159 Bde5 1c43ee3491a7

Austin Groenendaal

School - Age Experience Facilitator

Lionstein

Favorite TLE® Character:
Lionstein

Before his employment with The Learning Experience in February 2017, Mr. Austin was our volunteer summer camp youth counselor. Truly growing up in the TLE environment, Austin is now our School Age Experience facilitator. Austin has created an engaging environment for our school age students to return to everyday. In addition, Austin helps design fun-filled summers for our school age learners too!

452d9682 4fc4 43cc 8064 5090891f9ce5

Cynthia Davis

VPK Team Lead

PennyPolite

Favorite TLE® Character:
Penny Polite

Cynthia Davis has been with The Learning Experience since May 2014. Cynthia is a dedicated teacher who after over 10 years in childcare still gets excited when she is able to help a child reach their full potential! Cynthia specializes in reading development and has helped hundreds of children learn to read. Cynthia earned TLE Heathrow's Teacher of the Year award for her loving of early education and dedication to the children of TLE.

C4596206 0185 4ad9 A251 48b592e1d498

Nina Reno

VPK Lead Teacher

GraceCharity

Favorite TLE® Character:
Grace Charity

Ms. Nina Reno has been with The Learning Experience since August 2013. Nina is a talented teacher who has the gift of being able to teach in any age group. Nina's goal is to create a loving environment while teaching respect and kindness like her favorite characters Charity and Grace!

11a763c5 5381 493b B98a Ac393482caed

Melanie Martinez

Lead VPK Teacher

TwoPlusToucan

Favorite TLE® Character:
Two Plus Toucan

Ms. Melanie has been with The Learning Experience since July 2017. Melanie is a dedicated and kind-hearted teacher who is truly invested in her students and families. Melanie's hope for her students is that they grow emotionally and become more independent while gaining important academic tools for a successful kindergarten transition.

0cb61a1f D072 4c26 82b0 4e689baf4cd7

Monica Moreno

VPK Teacher

FlexiFlamingo

Favorite TLE® Character:
Flexi Flamingo

Ms. Monica has been with The Learning Experience since August 2018. Monica is an artistically talented teacher who strives to bring out the best in her students. Her hope for her students is that they leave TLE knowing that they were supported and care for.

6054a04b C5ae 45b9 A902 A15d8b8ab667

Milda Maisonet

VPK Teacher

FlexiFlamingo

Favorite TLE® Character:
Flexi Flamingo

Ms. Milda Maisonet has been with The Learning Experience since December 2014. Affectionately known as "Flexi Flamingo" Milda lends a hand to our team whenever she can. Milda hopes to be an important part of her students and families VPK journey through creating a friendly and supportive classroom.