What makes a TeacherCaregiver?

Our Comprehensive Evaluation Process

Proven Methods

Our 15 years as the leader in personal childcare enrichment, in conjunction with extensive research in pediatric neuroscience and early education, gave us the foundation to:

  • Identify key attributes of successful TeacherCaregivers
  • Rigorously screen candidates
  • Develop tools and resources for successful long-term support
  • Personalize a childcare and education program to the needs and goals of your family.

Expert Guidance

TeacherCare directors combine advanced academic training and experience with a sincere dedication to your family. Your director will work closely with you to guide your search. She will use her knowledge and expertise to personally assess each applicant. This unique approach, along with our exclusive Six Evaluation Systems, allows us to share our expertise with your child and family.

Evaluation Systems 1-2: Preliminary Screenings

  • Education
  • Experience with Children
  • Employment Stability
  • Child Development Knowledge
  • Character
  • Dedication to Children
  • Logistics

Evaluation Systems 3-4: Interviews & Testing

  • Multi-step Interviewing Process
  • Child Development/Appropriate Practice Evaluations
  • Evidence of 24 TeacherCaregiver Success Attributes

Evaluation Systems 5-6: References & Final Screening

  • Employment Reference Check Program
  • Child-related Reference Check Program
  • Driving History
  • Criminal History
  • Social Security Checks
  • Educational Verifications


Many factors influence this decision including:
TeacherCare candidates are educated and experienced in child-related studies/experiences such as:
  • Infant, toddler and preschool programs
  • Montessori
  • Art, music, drama and dance education
  • After school programs
  • Home school programs
  • Bilingual education
  • Coaching, religious education, camps
  • Child psychology, social work, counseling
  • Elementary and early childhood education
  • Au pair, nanny or babysitting
  • Special needs education
  • Gifted education
  • Family studies
  • Behavioral neuroscience

Find a TeacherCaregiver for your Family.

Your child deserves the best. Let us help find a personalized childcare specialist to help them reach their potential.

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