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Stephanie’s Legacy

19 May 2016

Stephanie's Legacy

Stephanie Rottmayer knows how to make every person at SYC feel special – because to Stephanie, every person at SYC is special. The child hiding behind his mom’s legs as he enters to building knows he’s special because Stephanie waits … Continue reading

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Coming Home to Play

13 April 2016

Coming Home to Play

You know what that’s like: when you’re used to being the odd person out, the one who just doesn’t fit, and then you get together with a group of people with whom you have something in common and it feels … Continue reading

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Stephanie is retiring

18 March 2016

Stephanie is retiring

Last May, I retired from being the director at the School for Young Children but I stayed on as a Program Consultant this year to support the new Co-Directors, Susan Roscigno and Amy Rudawsky.  It was an event filled year … Continue reading

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Assuming Positive Intent

18 February 2016

Assuming Positive Intent

Let’s all try to assume positive intent. Several years ago we had an in-house staff workshop which focused on the theme: Assume Positive Intent.  It really resonated with the staff on a professional level and at least for me on … Continue reading

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