North Florida Community College Early Childhood Professional graduate, Jo Jo Romie, was recently named Assistant Childcare Teacher of the Year for the Florida Big Bend.
The award, given by the Early Learning Coalition of the Big Bend Region, is based on parent and community nominations that extend throughout the coalition’s seven county service area.
Romie resides in Madison County with her daughter. She recently completed the Early Childhood Professional Certificate program with honors at NFCC and is employed at Daisies and Doodlebugs Pre-School in Madison Fla. She is currently enrolled in NFCC’s Child Care Directors Certificate program,where she will learn many broad transferable skills geared toward directors and managers in the early childhood industry.
The classes that I enrolled in at NFCC were very beneficial and taught me how to be a successful teacher and an intelligent employee,” Romie said. “Over the past year I have enjoyed working with the children, families and co-workers at Daisies and Doodlebugs Pre-School.”
NFCC offers an Associate in Arts degree with an emphasis in education and certificate programs in Early Childhood Professional and Child Care Director. For program information contact Tara Orlowski at (850) 973-1789 or email Orlowskit@nfcc.edu.