At Little Explorers, we know that our teachers are one of our most valuable assets. They are the ones who guide, teach, and mentor your children. We only hire teachers who are compassionate, sincere, and educationally qualified to care for your child.
Elaine Ulatowski - Director
Ms. Sally - Nurse
Elaine is a graduate of Sacred Heart University with a degree in Education. She has taught Kindergarten, Second and Fourth grade in the area public schools. She also owned her own preschool in Fairfield, CT. for ten years. Before coming to Little Explorers, Elaine was the Child Care Director for the Stratford YMCA. At the YMCA she was responsible for all child care programs, Preschool through School Age. She has completed extensive trainings in preschool curriculum, behaviors and management.
Elaine has attended Southern Connecticut Graduate School of Educationcompleting course work in Early Childhood Education. She is an approved Early Childhood Consultant for the State of Connecticut and holds her Directors’ Credential. She is trained in First Aid, CPR and Administration of Medications.
Sally has been our center nurse since 2009. Sally has many years of experience as a school nurse and is currently the nurse at Sandy Hook School.
She keeps us up to date with the current health and safety regulations to ensure the best environment is maintained for the children at the center.
We strongly encourage parents to develop an ongoing relationship with your child's teacher to foster successful development for your child.
In addition to our full-time staff, we bring in Expedition Guides to expose your child to new ideas, including musicians, artists, animal experts, policemen and firemen.