Helen Figaro

    Early Childhood  & Education Instructor



    Helen Figaro is in her fourth year at TCD.  She is one of the instructors in the Early Childhood Education & Care program.  Ms. Figaro’s primary role is to provide early childhood curriculum and instruction for high school students.  She joins Mrs. Beauchamp in responsibility for supervision of high school students both in the classroom and in the preschool.  Ms. Figaro and Mrs. Beauchamp work collaboratively in overseeing the lab preschool program as well as helping students plan developmentally appropriate curriculum.   Their goal is to promote effective learning using a hands-on approach.


    Professional Preparation:


    Elmhurst College, Adjunct Instructor

    Director of Early Childhood Services, YWCA Metropolitan Chicago

    Director, Multi-Site Early Learning Centers – DuPage County

    Illinois Teaching License – Elementary Education

    Masters of Education – Loyola University

    Certified Level 1 Instructor, ECE
    CTE Educator's License