Mind Games
Our Playologists

photo Miss Jenny

Mind Games founder, Jenny Levin, M.S., is an educator at heart.  After receiving her Master's degree in Elementary Education from Nova Southeastern University, she spent ten years teaching for the School Board of Broward County.  During those years, Jenny acted as Director of After School Programs, Teacher's Union Representative, Grade Chairperson and New Educator Support Coach.

After years of working in the field of education, Jenny decided to bring her knowledge and passion for intelligent play to elementary school children.  She is excited and proud to offer her original and research-based enrichment program, Mind Games!  


     
photo Miss Brianna
Brianna Davis attended Florida Southern College, where she earned BFA degrees in Graphic Design and Visual Arts. Brianna is passionate about working with children and loves the opportunity to help children reach — and recognize — their full potential. Over the years, Brianna has worked as an After School Director, a mentor and teacher for children with intellectual and developmental disabilities, and a counselor for troubled youth. Furthermore, Brianna spends her free time coaching youth sport’s teams, mentoring children in need, tutoring children of all ages, and helping lead youth retreats and camps.  
 
As someone who loves learning and especially loves playing games, Brianna is excited to be a part of the Mind Games team. She believes that her creativity and love of learning will not only challenge your children intellectually, but will push them to grow, develop and strive for excellence.
     
photo Miss Cheryl

Cheryl received her B.S. in Psychology from York College of Pennsylvania.  She worked with mentally ill adults for several years before leaving to start her own family.  Cheryl has been actively involved for the past 10 years at Panther Run Elementary and Polo Park Middle School.  She has been a PTA memeber in many capacities as well as Room Parent volunteer. Cheryl loves being back in the elementary school setting, working with children and being a part of the Mind Games team! 

     
photo Miss Daisy

DAISY ROGERS is a graduate of Broward College with a degree in Early Childhood Education and is currently attending Palm Beach State college pursuing a Bachelor's degree in Business Supervision and Management. Daisy has over 17 years experience as a child care professional from Lead VPK Teacher to Afterschool Director. Daisy also partners with both local and international nonprofits to provide education and financial services to families of children with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Daisy believes all children have great cognitive abilities and is intrigued how they gradually come to acquire, construct, and use knowledge. Daisy is excited to be a part of the Mind Games team and ready to play with purpose. Let the brainstorming begin!

     
photo Miss Jeanette

Jeanette Geraci was born and raised in New York, and moved to Florida in 2014 to pursue a Master of Fine Arts degree in Creative Writing from Florida Atlantic University. She has worked as a high school English/Language Arts teacher, an adjunct English instructor, a writing tutor/consultant, an elementary school after-care group leader, a direct service support worker (with differently abled young adults), and a yoga teacher. She is passionate about education, and thrilled to help children develop their cognitive and interpersonal skills through her position as a Mind Games playologist!

     
photo Miss Melanie

Melanie Carucci is attending Florida Atlantic University to pursue her Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education. After, she plans to further her degree for a Master’s in Guidance. Melanie has been working as a VPK teacher for five years, and she has worked at a children’s art studio for over 10 years during the summer. During her time as a VPK teacher she implemented a creative, high-order thinking curriculum specializing in science activities for her school. Melanie believes a creative mind plays a huge role in boosting a child’s cognitive abilities. She is excited to be a part of Mind Games and can’t wait to meet your child!

     
photo Miss Sheri

Sheri has always had a passion for children, teaching, and helping others.  Sheri earned her teaching certification in French, grades K-12, and she has over ten years' experience teaching in the private and public school sectors.  She has served as chairperson of the French department and as sponsor for numerous clubs, including National French Honor Society, French Club, Cancer Awareness Society, National Junior Honor Society and Environmental Club.  

Sheri is dynamic in the classroom and enjoys utilizing her background as a dancer, actress and clown to engage students and create a stimulating, fun-loving learning environment. 

     
photo Miss Susie

Susie Brust has her master's degree in Elementary Education and spent over ten years teaching in the New York City Public school system. After raising her twin girls, who are now in college, she came back into the classroom and was the head teacher in the Pre-K class at The Sid Jacobson Early Childhood Center in Roslyn, New York. She enjoyed filling her and her student's days with smiles and laugher! Susie also provided tutoring services in Manhattan and was a coach with PeeWee pros, a pre-school enrichment program using sports and games to teach skills for ages 2-5. Susie has been enjoying the past eleven summers as a group leader at a sleep away camp in upstate New York.

One of Susie's favorite quotes, by Mr. Rogers is "Children learn as they play. Most importantly, in play children learn to learn." She is very excited to be a Playologist!

     
photo Miss Tammy

Tammy Joseph graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree from Florida International University in Miami, Florida. Since graduating from FIU, Tammy has worked as an online ESL teacher improving the English-speaking skills of children across the world. The most amazing thing to Tammy is seeing the joy that comes when a child learns and masters a new skill. Her goal while working with Mind Games is to make learning fun, enjoyable, and entertaining. She is super excited to teach and connect with your child!