EDUCATION Bachelor’s Degree in Communications from Cleveland State University and Master’s Degree in Education from Ashford University
ABOUT Ms. Amanda started her career in customer before realizing that her real passion was in education. In 2016, she became a substitute teacher for a few different school districts while pursuing her master's degree. In 2017, she found herself in a permanent substitute position at Lorain High School in the culinary program and then transitioned to Horizon after the summer. Amanda hopes to continue with her passion for education and create a home where she can share her enthusiasm for learning with the children, parents and staff.
EDUCATION University of Cincinnati and North Lake College (Dallas, TX) studying Early Childhood Education
ABOUT Ms. Jocelyn started at Horizon as a driver and floater for school age children and then became the Business Coordinator shortly after. Her favorite part of her job is helping families get the resources they need to reach their educational and personal goals.
EDUCATION Associate Degree in Child Psychology from Lorain Community College
ABOUT As Ms. Gloria was contemplating a career, she found herself taking a career assessment test to direct her in the appropriate direction. The career assessment test revealed she would do well working with children. She started working at Eastern Heights Middle School, which is an affiliated afterschool program of Horizon Education Centers. Gloria feels that she is making a difference in the children’s lives and encourages them to learn with everyday activities.
EDUCATION CDA from Walden University
ABOUT Ms. Renee's daughter inspired her to get into the teaching field. She enjoys teaching children at Horizon because she is a nurturer at heart.
EDUCATION Bachelor's degree in Early Childhood Education, a 4-5th grade reading endorsement and teaching license from Lorain County Community College & Ashland University
ABOUT Ms. Kayla's inspiration to work with children came from taking care of her younger brother. She enjoyed teaching him and molding him into the young man he is today. She loves watching her children in her classroom grow and develop into the next phases of their lives.
EDUCATION CDA License
ABOUT Ms. Jennifer started her career as a nurse aid for the elderly, but switched when she realized her passion was in child care. She has been with Horizon since 2015.