About Discoveries

Discoveries is a wonderful early childhood experience. Our educated staff, evidence based curriculum, and carefully designed learning environments create an ideal setting for learning.

Our misson is to provide children and their families with a high quality experiences that prepare children for kindergarten and beyond.

Discoveries is the vision of owners Jennifer Long and Yully Ortega. Years of thought and planning have allowed them to create an infant toddler program that that will keep babies safe, happy, and learning.

Discoveries' Staff

Jennifer Long, Owner and Director

Jennifer has a passion for working with young children and their families. She has nearly 20 years of experience including being a toddler teacher, preschool teacher, Head Start teacher, early childhood mentor/consultant, certified early childhood trainer, coordinator of an early literacy initiative, director of a child care center, infant toddler specialist, and more.  Jennifer's life's work is dedicated to providing high quality early childhood experiences for young children and their families because she understands the value of early experiences on brain development and future success. Jennifer not only has experience and passion for working with young children, she also has the education to know how to support young children's learning and development.  Jenifer has a degree in Early Childhood, Primary, and Kindergarten Education from Ball State Univesity as well as extensive training in Early Childhood including over 1,000 hours of training on the High Scope Curriculum

Jennifer is happily married to her best friend.  Her husband, Jason, is a hardworking police officer. Between the two of them, they have four wonderful daughters. Jennifer has a 18 year old daughter, a 20 month old daughter, a 8 month old son, a 16 year old stepdaughter, and a 5 year old step daughter.

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Miss Dawn, Infant Teacher

Miss Jade, Infant Teacher

Miss Cyntia, Toddler Teacher

Miss Natalie, Toddler Teacher

Miss Patience, Substitute Teacher