First Steps Education pride our selves on the highest standards for teaching & learning.
When it comes to teachers, our standards are the highest possible.
All First Steps Education Day Care Centers are staffed by dedicated teachers who possess the training, skills and passion to create engaging and fun learning environments that help your child reach his or her potential.
We strive to create a rewarding environment of growth, not only for our students, but also for our staff, which is apparent in our low employee turnover rate.
All First Steps Education teachers:
Are state certified and meet all Florida state child care requirements
Complete a minimum of 40 hours extensive training course
Receive in-depth training that gives them further insight on child-care and child-development issues
Are offered professional development opportunities (as we expect our teachers to consciously learn not just our children!)
Complete yearly training days
Complete a Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE) Criminal Background screening completed in the past 5 years.