Meet our team of writers who will regularly contribute to this blog. They have a significant amount of experience within the early childhood education field and will share their expertise with you through fun ideas, informative articles, and more!
Beth Ehlis has a Bachelor’s Degree in Business and a Master’s Degree in Education. FunShine Express® was created in 1995 as a result of searching for curriculum materials to use in her licensed child care home.
Teresa Narey holds a BA in English, an MFA in Creative Writing: Writing for Children, and an MEd in Early Childhood Education with a specialization in Administration. She has over a decade of experience working in education, most recently having been an adjunct instructor and a pre-K teacher.
Katie Brazerol has a Bachelor’s Degree in Child Development and Family Science, with a minor in Extension Education. She has over 18 years of experience in early childhood education and managed her own home child care setting for over ten years, using FunShine Express curriculum.
Patricia Dietz holds a degree in Human Development and Family Studies with a concentration in Early Childhood Education. She began her career as a Developmental Specialist providing early intervention for Idaho’s birth to three population with developmental delays and disabilities, and then spent four years as a Preschool Teacher and Site Supervisor.
Debbie Keiser has a Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education and a Master’s in Educational Psychology. She has over 20 years of experience in education, with the last 17 spent in publishing and eLearning. She has worked as a teacher, instructional coach, and a trainer, and has presented at local, state, national, and international education conferences.