Meet Our Team
Education: Bachelor of Arts in Psychology.
Experience: Early Childhood Education; I have worked with children over the last 5 years at the Lab School as well as recreational summer camps. My areas of expertise are lesson planning and developing open communication with parents.
About me: “I am a very happy and outgoing person. I love to make everyone comfortable while making things fun and comical. I love to teach and learn from others every chance I get”.
Education: Associates Degree Early Care and Education
Experience: Early Childhood Education: 15+ years; worked in many facets of Early Education including Military and Christian-based learning
About me: “I enjoy being with the children and seeing the growth process”.
Ms. Connie Williams
Education: Bachelor of Arts in Sociology minor in Psychology, Master of Education with a concentration in Early Childhood Education, ABD (Doctor of Philosophy in Education, concentration in Early Childhood Education)
Experience: Early Childhood Education: 20+ years serving children birth -5 years of age and their families. My area of expertise is in early intervention as a child life/child development specialist. I also serve as an instructor in Higher Education over the past 10 years.
About me: “I love photography, sports and teaching others the joys of working with young children. I stay motivated through reading poetry and quotations”.
Mrs. Doreen Scott-Baker
Education: I’ve received both my Bachelor of Science degree, (Early Childhood/Exceptional Education) and Master of Education Degree (Curriculum & Instruction concentration) from Delaware State University (DSU). Prior to the current assignment, I taught in the Virginia Public School system for 3 years. I also serve as an adjunct English Instructor for DSU’s Department of English & Foreign Languages.
Experience: Early Childhood Education: I have been the kindergarten/ pre-kindergarten teacher at the EC Lab School for ten years.
About me: “My hobbies include spending time with family, traveling, and running. I also enjoy attending church, and providing outreach and missionary assignments to my community. I am also a Mentor for the Capital School District. I’ve been happily married for 15 years and have two wonderful sons!”
Ms. Erin Mitchell
Education: Bachelors in Elem. Education; Masters in Special Education and Early Childhood.
Experience: Started in Lab School as a volunteer in 2004, then later went on to be a student intern, graduate assistant and now a full time employee.
Personal Information: “By learning you will teach, by teaching you will learn” (Quote Unknown).
Ms. Denise L. Henry
Education: Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Education from Delaware State College
Experience: 32 years of experience in the field of Early Childhood Education. Almost 24 years serving the Delaware State University Lab School.
Personal Information: I love spending time with my family, reading, listening to Gospel music and doing crafts. My favorite color is purple and I love sunflowers.
Favorite Quote: "Be nice to your friends and they will be nice to you." " I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me"
Ms. Katherine Covington
Education: Early Childhood Education (CE 1 and 2), Delaware Technical Community College
Experience: Early Childhood Education for 15 years’ experience as a lead teacher for 8 years and assistant teacher for 7 years.
Personal Information: I am 35, married with two girls, very family oriented. Moved to Delaware in 1998. I enjoy planning parties and family gatherings and travelling.
Favorite quote: "Walk by faith, not by sight"
Ms. Jane Harris
Education: High School College Prep Diploma and credit bearing courses in nutrition and health promotion
Experiences: 27 years at the Early Childhood Lab School, 20 years at the City of Dover after-school program and 10 years for Head Start
Favorite quote: “I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me.”