Our Teachers

Mrs. Baushke, Director

cbaushke@chelseacoop.org

What day is your birthday?

My birthday is November 28. Sometimes it falls on Thanksgiving!

What is your favorite food?

My favorite food is spaghetti with lots of Parmesan cheese.

What is your favorite color?

My favorite color is green.

How many people are in your family?

There are four people in my family, including me, Mr. Baushke, my son Leo, and my daughter Hazel.

Do you have pets?

We have a naughty but sweet puppy named Ciaran.

What do you like to do in your spare time?

In my spare time I like to read lots of books, work in my gardens, and go hiking with my family.

What do you like best about going to preschool?

I love preschool because it reminds me how many wonderful and exciting things there are to learn about in our world. I am so lucky to come back to preschool as a grown-up!

Mrs. Delong, AM4 and PM Mixed Aide

sdelong@chelseacoop.org

What day is your birthday?

March 16th

What is your favorite food?

Any seafood, especially scallops and crab

What is your favorite color?

Yellow

How many people are in your family?

5. Husband, 3 daughters and myself!

Do you have pets?

2 Australian Shepherds named Zeke and Tucker

What do you like to do in your spare time?

I like to read, play tennis and bike with my family!

What do you like best about going to preschool?

Witnessing the growth of the child. I also like all the hugs!

Ms. Nixon, AM3 Aide

rnixon@chelseacoop.org

Robin Nixon groupWhat day is your birthday?

July 10

What is your favorite food?

Pizza

What is your favorite color?

Blue

How many people are in your family?

My family… Well the family that I live with there are 7 of us all together ( I am  a live in nanny) there are 3 kids plus 1 in college, then Joel and Jen.
Do you have pets?

2 dogs (Roscoe and Jesse) and a hamster (S’mores)

What do you like to do in your spare time?

Well, as you can imagine, we don’t have a lot of spare time with 7 people in the family, but I love everything about softball, I’ve always loved playing and both girls that I nanny for play travel softball; one in college the other is playing 10 u.

What do you like best about going to preschool?

I have really enjoyed the relationships I have made being involved in the preschool.

Mrs. Carrara, Young 5’s Teacher

lcarrara@chelseacoop.org

What day is your birthday?

September 8

What is your favorite food?

Anything chocolate!

What is your favorite color?

Purple

How many people are in your family?

4 – Myself, Husband (Dave), Sarah (age 19), Daniel (age 16)

Do you have pets?

A dog (age 10) named Ringo.

What do you like to do in your spare time?

I love to read, hike, listen to all kinds of music, and watch old movies.

What do you like best about going to preschool?

I like hearing all of the unfiltered comments, from the kids, about the world. They’re usually insightful and make me laugh!

 

Ms. Pearce, Young 5’s Aide and 2’s Playgroup Teacher

kpearce@chelseacoop.org

What day is your birthday?

November 19

What is your favorite food?

I love all food equally (except shellfish because I am allergic to it)!

What is your favorite color?

I love the color pink

How many people are in your family?

I have 6 people in my family! Myself, my boyfriend James (Mr. Bishop), my two sons Bryce (10) and Leeland (8), and my two daughters Kelsea (7) and Addasyn (6)

Do you have pets?

I have one cat named Trixey.  She is still just a kitten.  She is grey with tiger stripes and has 6 toes on both front paws.

What do you like to do in your spare time?

I love to take photographs of everything with Mr. Bishop and Bryce and spending time exploring new places with my whole family.

What do you like best about going to preschool?

My favorite thing about preschool is watching the children learn and grow everyday and knowing I play a part in what their future will hold!