and Mrs. Moreno
After receiving her Bachelor of Science Degree in Education at the
Florida State University, Rose Mary Moreno worked for Dade County
Public Schools for 6 years in the area of third grade and under.
At this point in her life she started her family, of which she has
2 boys, and in the evening attended Florida International University
where she completed her Masters Degree in Learning Disabilities
and Mental Retardation.
After 3 years of being a homemaker and student, Mrs. Moreno returned
to teaching, but this time to teach in a private school for 3 years,
where she assisted in starting a branch of the school in Coral Gables.
and Mrs. Moreno with children
Mrs. Moreno has been a member of Kappa Delta Phi, an Educational
Honor Society dedicated to serve youth and enhance the quality of
education for every child. She serves as NAEYC Mentor of Child Development
Services, Inclusion Mentor for the University of Miami, HRS Advisory
Board at Miami Dade Community College, and past member of the Board
of Directors of the Hearing and Speech Center of Florida, a United
Way Agency in Coral Gables.
Mrs. Moreno is also a trained validator for The National Association
for of the Education of Young Children who is assigned to validate
schools for their accreditation.
After completing his Engineering degree from the University of Florida,
Mr. Moreno obtained a job with Florida Power and Light, and continued
to work there for the next 23 years. Mr. Moreno has been involved
as a consultant with REM from the day it opened in 1982 to date.
Since the couple purchased the 2.5 acres that the new facility is
housed at, Mr. Moreno has completely dedicated all his efforts into
making a center that is a state of the art facility. From the security
system of being buzzed in to open the door, to the biometrics system
for attendance and payroll, as well as all his strengths in business,
budgets, construction coordination, and management, and corporate
knowledge, has given the center a strong edge. Mr. Moreno will be
receiving his validation certification for NAEYC by the end of 2002.
The Moreno's are a team, working together for the cause of the children
Serving in various committees with the Miami-Dade School Readiness
Coalition, both Mr. & Mrs. Moreno are constantly looking for
ways to improve the quality of Early Childhood Education.
Please feel free to drop in and see us at any time...
Rose Mary Moreno,
Ramiro S. Moreno