Many members of our team have been with us for over ten years. We take pride in our committed and long tenured teachers!
We are continually furthering our education to ensure we are providing top quality child care. We strive to provide each and every child with the best care and education; teaching is our passion!
Mrs. Berenice moved to Colorado fifteen years ago. She has four boys and one girl. In her spare time, she enjoys reading mysteries. She has been employed with Active Learners Academy since August 2002.
She completed Infant and Toddler Theory and Practice at Red Rocks Community College. She also received her Child Development Associate Credential from the National Credentialing Program. Mrs. Berenice works in our older toddler room.
Mrs. Imelda moved to Colorado fourteen years ago. She has one daughter and two sons. Her hobbies include watching T.V. and eating.
She has been with Active Learners since March 2004. She works in the older infant room and is an Infant Nursery Supervisor. Mrs. Imelda completed Infant and Toddler Theory and Practice at Red Rocks Community College and received her Child Development Associate Credential from the National Credentialing Program.
Miss Lauren was born and raised in Colorado. She has two brothers and a son of her own. She enjoys reading, swimming, and spending time with her son, Ashton. She looks forward to raising Ashton to be the best person he can be, as well as, going back to school.
She took Early Childhood Education classes at Arapahoe Community College to receive her Early Childhood Teacher certification. Ms. Lauren has been with Active Learners since February 2007. She has experience working in the toddler, preschool, and school age classrooms. Ms. Lauren works in our older toddler room.
Mrs. Martha has lived in Colorado for the past fourteen years. She lives in Littleton with her husband and four boys! She enjoys cooking and spending time with her family.
She took Early Childhood Education courses at Metropolitan State University and is an Infant Nursery Supervisor. She has been with Active Learners Academy since September 2003. Mrs. Martha works in our younger infant room.
Mrs. Tami, a Colorado native, began working at Active Learners when she was 16 years old. She began taking classes at Metro State and Arapahoe Community College to become director qualified and in 2010 she became director of Active Learners Academy.
In her free time Mrs. Tami enjoys reading, biking, traveling, and above all spending time with her family.
Ms. Karen started working for Active Learners in 2017, shortly after graduating high school. She enjoys working with children, helping them develop themselves, and discover the world. Ms. Karen works in our Pre-Kindergarten class.
Ms. Karen is working on her qualifications to become director qualified and looks forward to graduating from Arapahoe Community College in Spring of 2021.
For fun Ms. Karen likes to read, watch movies, take her dog to the park, spend time with her family and friends.
Mrs. Pam began working for Active Learners in 2011. She most enjoys seeing the excitement on the children's face when they learn something new. Mrs. Pam works with our Pre-Kindergarten class and our before and after care school-agers.
Mrs. Pam likes playing with her Chihuahua/Terrier, singing, playing piano, and reading. Her favorite book to read is Girl of the Limberlost
Mrs. Ada began working for Active Learners in 2018. She loves working and interacting with children. Mrs. Ada works in our younger toddler room.
Mrs. Ada grew up in Lima-Peru where she graduated as a kindergarten teacher. For fun she likes to spend time with her family, read, and go on walks.
Ms. Dulce began working for Active Learners in 2018. She works in our Pre-Kindergarten class. Ms. Dulce enjoys being around children because it is always fun and different.
For fun Ms. Dulce likes to spend time with her daughter and go shopping.
Mrs. Karina started working at Active Learners in 2018. She enjoys when the children are happy and she likes being able to learn from them and teach them.
In her free time Mrs. Karina likes to go on walks when it is nice out and she likes to read.
Mrs. Chan started working at Active Learners In 2020. She works with our Pre-Kindergarten and School-Age class rooms. Mrs. Chan loves how creative, fun, and silly the children are. She loves teaching them but also loves learning from them.
Mrs. Chan was born in South Korea, then moved to El Salvador, followed by the United States. She is happy to call Colorado her home and looks forward to the many great opportunities and experiences Colorado has to offer. In her free time Mrs. Chan likes to play games with her husband and friends. She also studies the stars with her husband.
Mrs. Derith began working for Active Learners in 2019. She works in our Pre-Kindergarten class room. Mrs. Derith enjoys the honesty and energy children have. She feels energized by them and loves that they are always teaching her new things.
Mrs. Derith has two sons who she loves spending time with. Her oldest son races dirt bikes and she loves to watch him ride. Some of Mrs. Derith's favorite things to do in her free time include cooking, interior decorating, camping, and hiking. Mrs. Derith recently moved to Colorado and has been loving it ever since.
Mrs. Rita began working for Active Learners in 2016. She works in our younger infant room. Mrs. Rita is happy to be working with children because they are fun.
In her free time Mrs. Rita enjoys spending time with her family and reading.
Ms. Denisse began working at Active Learners in 2017. She works in our younger toddler room. What Ms. Denisse most enjoys about working with children is learning their personalities, how they think, and what they do.
Mrs. Denisse moved to Colorado at the age of five. In her free time Ms. Denisse enjoys watching movies, listening to music, playing the guitar, and drawing.
Mrs. Araceli began working for Active Learners in 2016. She enjoys everything about working with children.
In her free time Mrs. Araceli likes to read, garden, shop, and spend time with her family.
Mrs. Maribel began working for Active Learners in 2016. She enjoys working with children because of how smart and innocent they are. They are always making her laugh.
In her free time Mrs. Maribel spends time with her mom, reads, and watches football.
Ms. Jessica began working for Active Learners in 2019. She works in our Pre-School class room. Ms. Jessica most enjoys seeing how children learn to interact with each other even though they are all different.
In her free time Ms. Jessica likes to walk her dogs and go on hikes! She is currently attending the University of Colorado at Denver for social work.