Megan Pender helps her team of teachers prepare 3- and 4-year-olds for kindergarten readiness. In keeping with the school pedagogy, Reggio Emilia, the children learn through play and their interests. Megan grew up in Greensboro, NC, and moved to Durham in 2008 to attend college at North Carolina Central University. There, she majored in English literature with an education background. She has worked in Early Childhood Education for 6 years and was a lead teacher for 3 years.