15 - 24 Months


Ms. Christa
Lead Teacher
Christa has combined her love of wonder and mentoring into childcare education. Christa is pursuing an early childhood development certification specializing in forest school education. She is excited to be a part of your child’s journey to help them continue to learn and grow. From foundational development to thrive in any environment, singing songs, having fun and getting messy! Christa is looking forward to working together to prepare your child for a bright future! Christa has an adorable little girl and a blue heeler puppy. She grew to love the outdoors through camping and hiking in the Midwest and beyond. Her hobbies include having fun with her daughter, museums, odd tourist traps and more.

Ms. Lydia
Assistant Teacher
Lydia has been with Little Jewels since 2022. She was born and raised in Decatur, IL where she worked at a daycare. She was an assistant in school age, teacher for 2 years old and 3 years old, and recently a teacher for Toddler's Two's classroom. She attended Richland Community College, where she received her certification in Early Childhood Education. Lydia love JESUS, her family, sketching, and her dog, Lulu. She loves being part of the children's lives through teaching, shaping, and caring for each and every child.

Ms. Jackie
Assistant Teacher



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