Monica Pearson

Monica, who has twenty years of teaching school year and summer programs, joined the MSLF faculty in 2002. She holds a BS in Child Development with a minor in Psychology from Illinois State University, and received her Montessori Primary training from the Montessori Education Center Association (MECA) in Clarendon Hills, IL. One of Monica’s aims is “to provide a nurturing, peaceful environment for children and adults.” Her passion is to create an environment that nurtures each child’s spirit, encourages independence, builds self-confidence, and instills a love of learning.