You're Invited: How Children Learn to Read! - Westport Moms

Are you beginning to wonder what steps to take in order to help your child learn to read (and have fun while they’re doing it)? We definitely are!

That’s why we are so excited that our friends at Vivvi – Lynne Mueller, Head of Learning and Gretchen Richer, Head of Family Experience at Vivvi are hosting a virtual event with some tips!

What You’ll Learn:

  • How to find joy in the process of your children learning to read
  • Discover how a strong reading foundation evolves in young children
  • Supporting reading success at home
Vivvi is reinventing child care and early learning for today’s families. And thanks to their In-Home program, your family can experience their exceptional educators and learning model in your home. Each In-Home program is guided by an expert educator dedicated to helping your child reach their developmental and educational milestones, and receives curriculum guidance, training, and support from Vivvi.  


Vivvi In-Home goes beyond babysitting:

  • Hassle free hiring: Including background checks, taxes and benefits
  • Flexible schedules (16-40+ hours/week) for ages 0-14
  • Individual care or share with another family to socialize and save nearly 50%
  • Vaccinated, CPR & First Aid certified teachers

About Lynne:

Lynne Mueller is Vivvi’s Head of Learning, overseeing the development of curriculum and ongoing faculty training. Having spent her entire career in early education, she was the Director of Education at the International Preschools, has worked in several prominent language immersion schools through the city, as well as consulting with the Bank Street School to train the first teachers in New York City’s Department of Education’s UPK program. Lynne is a frequent speaker at national early childhood conferences and contributed to the development of NAEYC accreditation standards.

About Gretchen:

Gretchen joined Vivvi after almost 20 years in the Hospitality industry, working for Danny Meyer’s Union Square Hospitality Group across roles in operations, training and culture for some of New York’s best restaurants. At Vivvi, Gretchen is responsible for making sure that the care and learning we provide is an integral part of families’ lives. From communication strategy, to celebrations to parent education, she manages all aspects of the Vivvi family journey.

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