Cindy Terebush has spent almost 20 years working in the field of education. She has experience teaching and directing in daycare, preschool and school age programs. She earned her Certified Professional Coach & Certified Youth, Parent, Family Coach credentials from the World Coach Institute. She earned her Bachelor of Arts degree and teaching certification from Kean University (formerly Kean College). Cindy also completed the State of New Jersey Director’s Academy for Early Care and Education. Cindy has earned a Certificate of Completion of the ECERS-3 Online Training Course and the ITERS-R Online Training Course. She has also recently earned a certificate of training completion in Healthy Lifestyles for Preschool Families from Rutgers University, The University of Arizona and Prevent Child Abuse New Jersey. She is an approved Professional Impact NJ (PINJ) Instructor for Adults and Technical Assistant Specialist.
Cindy is the author of the popular blog “Helping Kids and Families Achieve with Cynthia Terebush” and is a Noodle Education Expert contributing articles to Noodle.com, an education website for students and parents. Cindy was an online reporter for "The Shriver Report: A Woman's Nation Pushes Back From the Brink." She has been a guest writer and interviewed expert for the Asbury Park Press.
Cindy has provided keynote presentations as well as smaller group workshops and individual coaching for parents & educators. She has spoken at the international Young Child Expo in New York City and at regional conferences such as the New Jersey Association for the Education of Young Children conference. She has presented during various in-service, parent workshop & adult education programs. Cindy teaches Child Development Associate (CDA) classes in New Jersey.
Cindy's Instructor of Adults specializations are in the areas of cognitive development, positive guidance & discipline, curriculum development, developmentally appropriate practice and best practice. In addition to coaching, consulting and public speaking, Cindy is currently the Social Media Chairperson on the Board of the New Jersey Association for the Education of Young Children and President of the New Jersey Consortium of Early Childhood Consultants (NJCECC). She is Past President of the Shore Affliliate of the New Jersey Association for the Education of Young Children.