Colorado's 1st Nature Explore Classroom, Old Town Ft Collins
Theresa Jekel, owner of Theresa Jekel Family Child Care, holds an Experienced Child Care License and has provided child care in the state of Colorado since 1988. Theresa holds over 450 hours of training certificates of early childhood core knowledge areas and continues to attend numerous workshops in social-emotional, nutritional, developmental practices, and nature-based play opportunities, among others.
Theresa provides long-term child care for families seeking consistent, long-term relationships. Children enrolled in her program form ‘sibling-like’ bonds, which often lead to lifelong friendships. Children entrusted to Theresa’s care usually enroll as infants and stay to or through their Kindergarten school year. It is not uncommon for a family with siblings, to be enrolled in her program for seven to ten years, occasionally longer.