615 Warrendale Road Gibsonia, PA 15044
Located across from Market Square in Treesdale
Ms. Jess is also a full time Preschool teacher and works with the younger Preschoolers. Ms. Jess has her Master’s in Education and her teaching certificate for both early education and elementary education. She is excited to prepare your child for Kindergarten and help them to grow as individuals. Ms. Jess enjoys doing fun science projects, active music time fun and has planned many creative alphabet crafts for your children. She enjoys reading and running during her spare time and loves to go to outdoor music concerts. We are so happy to have Ms. Jess as a part of our teaching team!
Ms. Mallory is our full time Older Toddler teacher. She is currently working on getting her Early Education Degree and has been working with young children for over 5 years now. She enjoys playing games with the children in the gym, or on the playground and does fun activities during circle time. Outside of the classroom, Ms. Mallory enjoys doing Zumba, reading and cooking. It is a pleasure having Ms. Mallory on our staff!
Ms. Kirsten is our full time Older Toddler Teacher and co-teaches with Ms. Mallory. She graduated from IUP where she majored in Early Childhood and Special Education and minored in Educational Psychology. Ms. Kirsten provides a safe and fun environment for her children to learn and loves seeing their personalities develop. Aside from teaching, Ms. Kirsten stays active by going to the gym and hiking. She also loves traveling and caring for her puppy. We’re happy to have Ms. Kirsten at our school!
Ms. Liza is our other full time teacher in the Young Toddler Room. She graduated from Slippery Rock University where she majored in Environmental Education. Watching children grow and reach many different milestones is why Ms. Liza loves teaching. She also enjoys using her creativity to plan a wide variety of art experiences for the toddlers. When she’s not teaching, Ms. Liza loves spending time with her own children, shopping, cooking, and baking. She is a great addition to our team!
Ms. Paula is an afternoon Teacher’s Aide in our Preschool Room. She helps out occasionally in all the classrooms and does an excellent job working with all ages. She has many years of experience working with children. She has raised two of her daughters and worked in an elementary school for over 7 years. We are so thrilled to have her on our teaching team!
Beth Vislosky - Owner/Director
My name is Beth Vislosky and I am the Owner and Director of Little Appleseed Learning Center. I have over 20 years of experience working with children of all ages. I graduated from the University of Pittsburgh with a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology and have completed the Director’s Credential and CDA program. During my career I have received many rewarding recognitions including being awarded the Early Education of the Year Award in 2005. My most recent position was at a nationally recognized Child Care Facility as a Director for over 10 years. At that location I was able to maintain their 4 Star Keystone Stars status and their NAEYC accreditation. I also was able to meet and exceed all expectations for the State requirements. I have worked for both a corporate company as well as an individually owned child care location. My variety of experience is with all ages ranging from birth to 13.
I have two children of my own, Kirsten (12) and Kate (8) and have been married to Luke for over 13 years now. I enjoy spending time with my children during my down time. I love to travel and my favorite place is the beach. To own my own school has been my lifelong dream and I’m looking forward to being able to provide the best care and education to your children!
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Ms. Lisa is our full time Infant Teacher. She has many years of experience working with children of all ages, but truly enjoys the infants. She has worked as a nanny and as a lead teacher in other child care centers. She is excited to take care of and help the infants through each of their developmental phases. Ms. Lisa loves to do art with the children and is so creative with their footprints, handprints and fingerprints. In her spare time she enjoys cooking and painting old furniture. She loves to go to garage sales and prefers the cold weather. We are thrilled to have Ms. Lisa at our school!
Ms. Patty is our part time Infant Teacher who works in the evenings Monday through Thursday. She joins us with a plethora of experience including running her own child care center out of her home for over 16 years. Ms. Patty is such a kind and loving teacher and truly enjoys laughing with the infants. Ms. Patty enjoys the outdoors and prefers to go on walks, bike, ski and spend time with family in her spare time. She collects angels as a hobby and loves desserts. We are so excited to have Ms. Patty at our school!
Ms. Stephanie is our full time Young Toddler Teacher. She has been working with children for several years and has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from Theil College. She genuinely enjoys teaching toddlers and loves to help them explore the world. She is very creative with her teaching and gives the children lots of support and love. In her spare time she loves to run with her two dogs and likes to bake. Her favorite place to go is the beach and her favorite food is Mexican. We are very happy to welcome her to our school!
Ms. Julie is our full time Preschool Teacher. She graduated with a Master of Education degree from California University of Pennsylvania and has a Bachelor of Science degree in Education with a dual major in both Elementary Education and Early Childhood Education. She has many years of experience working with children and has been a substitute teacher in elementary schools over the past few years. In her spare time she enjoys running, loves to travel and her favorite food is pickles. Ms. Julie is very passionate about teaching and is enthusiastic about preparing your child for Kindergarten. We are so very excited to have Ms. Julie at our school and look forward to all the fun curriculum activities that she has planned for our preschoolers!