Getting to Know: Jessica Volkers
What is your role here at Gymtime? Pre-K Teacher at Early Learning Foundations Preschool.
What is the best part of your job? The joy the children get from learning.
What was your first job? Teacher’s aid when I was 14 years old in a preschool.
Where did you grow up? Lower East Side of Manhattan
What is your favorite activity to do outside of work? Spend time with family and friends. I like to scrap book and have also taken interest in sketching lately.
What is something most people would be surprised to learn about you? I am an oldest of four siblings. I have one younger brother and two younger sisters.
What are three things you never leave the house without (besides your wallet, keys and phone)? Headphones, planner and ipad
If you could meet one person dead or alive, who would it be? Good question! I am not too sure…
What is your favorite…
Book? “The Notebook” by Nicholas Sparks
Song? I like many songs, too many to choose.
Food? Chinese food
TV Show? “Switched at Birth”
Hot or cold? Hot during the day, cold at night.
Early bird or night owl? Night owl
Coffee or tea? Tea
Sweet or savory? It depends…
Country or city? City, although the country is beginning to sound nice.