Cindy Terebush, author of Teach the Whole Preschooler: Strategies for Nurturing Developing Minds is a sought after presenter, professional development facilitator, and family educator. She has spent more than 20 years working with young children and families. Cindy is the author of the popular blog “Helping Kids Achieve with Cindy Terebush." Cindy is a frequent contributor of articles for educational and parenting publications and websites. She was an online reporter for "The Shriver Report: A Woman's Nation Pushes Back From the Brink." Cindy has been a guest panelist on "Caucus: New Jersey with Steve Adubato" and has been interviewed for "Caucus Up Close." She has served as a Subject Matter Expert for the learning and development team at the Rutgers University Institute for Families at the School of Social Work. She teaches for the University of Arizona Global Campus. Cindy has a Master of Science in Early Childhood Studies with a specialization in teaching & learning in the early childhood years from Walden University. Learn more about Cindy and her work on her website www.HelpingKidsAchieve.com.
Alison Kentos has over 20 years of experience being a teacher, leader and advocate in the early childhood field. She is currently an early childhood teacher for Mendham Township Elementary School in Mendham, New Jersey. She has taught in a variety of settings for children ranging from infancy to school age. Alison is a board member of the New Jersey Association for the Education of Young Children and is an advocate for early childhood education. She has lobbied in Washington DC for high-quality preschool education. Alison has a Bachelor of Science in Child Development and Family Studies with an emphasis in birth through age 5 education from West Virginia University.
Rusty is a frequent guest on the podcast. During pandemic lockdowns, he offered background noise and a reminder that we are real people leading real lives while we podcast.