Linda Fox, Preschool Teacher

Linda has worked with all age groups at TCM since 1988. She is Lead Teacher Qualified for Infant/Toddler and Preschool and Director qualified through the Dept. of Early Education and Care. Linda has many years of experience in a variety of childcare programs and an Associate’s Degree in Early Childhood Education. This year Linda is working fulltime in the preschool program.

“At TCM my team teaching experience has given me the opportunity to share ideas with my co-teachers, as well as learn and grow professionally in a creative environment.”

Janet Craig, Preschool Teacher

Janet joined the TCM preschool in September 1999 and works full-time. Janet has had 30+ years of experience working with young children in a variety of settings such as preschool, kindergarten, and a child development center for special needs children in North Shore area. Janet has been a director and taught early childhood courses in the evening at North Shore Community College for 14 years. Janet has her Master’s Degree from Wheelock College in Child Development.

“I enjoy watching the children grow and change, challenging them to be independent thinkers, and the hugs and smiles are great too.”

Linda Bunyon, Infant-Toddler Teacher

Linda returned to TCM in Sept. 2010 after leaving 17 years ago to raise her family. Linda has a certificate in Early Child Education from Middlesex Community College and is Lead Teacher Qualified for Infant/Toddler and Preschool and Director qualified through the Dept. of Early Education and Care. She has also worked at the Roudenbush Children’s Center in Westford as a teacher and as an Assistant Director. Before her return to TCM, Linda worked as a Principal Aid and in the Extended Day Kindergarten for the Westford Public Schools.

"First impressions are lasting ones. My first impression of TCM was that it was a warm, inviting atmosphere for children to develop and grow. I enjoy watching the children explore the areas of their classrooms as well as the playgrounds, while interacting with each other and the teachers. I am happy to be part of the TCM family."

Danielle Gomes, Preschool Teacher (Tu Wed Th AM)

Danielle joined the preschool team in January 2013. Danielle has worked in a variety of early childhood programs over the past 10 years since obtaining her BS in Early Childhood Education with a minor in Special Education from Salve Regina University. Her most recent position was at the Lincoln Public School’s Integrated Preschool. She has also taught in a Charter School, First Grade Classrooms and was a Developmental Specialist at South Bay Early Intervention working with children 0 – 3 with developmental delays.

“I love my job. I feel I gain as much from the children as they do from me. At TCM, I am surrounded by a professional staff that guides the students to become strong individuals and thoughtful community members in a nurturing environment."

Beth Santoro, Preschool Teacher AM, Extended Day Teacher IT/PS PM

Beth joined TCM in the spring of 2014. After receiving her BA in Elementary and Special Ed. from New England College and Rivier University in Early Childhood Development, Beth has worked as an Intervention Specialist in Waltham and as a toddler teacher in Arlington. Her most recent position was at Oxford Street Daycare Cooperative, a Harvard University Affiliated Childcare Center in Cambridge.

“I’m enthusiastic about continuing my career at TCM alongside teachers who share my passion for early childhood education as well as my commitment to making learning fun and engaging. The children are curious and make each day exciting.”