Mrs. Nargis Akhtar

Owner/Director of Children's College

Mrs. Nargis Akhtar has more than 30 years of experience in early childhood education. Born in Tanzania, she went to the United Kingdom on scholarship to complete her university certification in England before coming to the United States in 1979. Thereafter in 1985 she founded Children's College, LLC which is a preschool and kindergarten that specialized in an academically rigorous international approach to early childhood education.


Dr. Iqbal Akhtar
Chair, Children's College Foundation

 Dr. Iqbal Akhtar is an assistant professor of religious studies and political science at Florida International University. He completed his doctorate at the University of Edinburgh and serves as the chair of the Children's College Foundation as well as curriculum advisor for the Children's College programme.



Mrs. Jaunte’ Richardson
Director Deignee/Teacher

 Mrs. Jaunte’ Richardson currently holds a Child Development Associate Credential (CDA) from the Council for Professional Recognition. With more than a decade in early childhood education, she holds various certifications including the National Administrator’s Credential (NAC), safe food handling, and business management among others.


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