Learn About Our Preschool Teacher | Miss Elizabeth

Our dedicated and caring teacher, Elizabeth Richards,is an accomplished early childhood educator with nearly 20 years of experience, including 3 years at PNS. Her gift for teaching young children is evident in everything she does, from her attentive interactions with students to her thoughtfully-planned, developmentally appropriate curriculum.

One of our greatest assets is our dedicated and talented teacher, Elizabeth Richards. Elizabeth joined PNS in 2011, bringing nearly 20 years of experience as an early childhood educator. She stays up to date through ongoing continuing education and shares her knowledge as a trainer of other early childhood educators throughout southern Maine.

Elizabeth’s curriculum model is “emergent,” meaning that she continually adapts classroom programming to meet the needs, skills, and interests of the students. She brings great intentionality and creativity to her curriculum design, ensuring that students master critical learning objectives but also are engaged in and enthusiastic about learning. Elizabeth’s gift for teaching young children is evident in everything she does, from her patient, attentive interactions with students to her thoughtfully-planned, child-centered lessons. Our students adore “Miss Elizabeth” – and so do their parents!