Karen Dinelli – Pre-Kindergarten Teacher, Early Childhood Extended Day

Karen Dinelli


Karen comes to Roycemore after a long tenure as the Director and teacher of PDO Parent Day Out, an Evanston Early Childhood Cooperative Preschool. She also taught at Covenant Preschool and in the Gymboree Play Program.


  • AA (Early Childhood Education)

Favorite Quote

“Dance like no one is watching.
  Love like you’ve never been hurt.
  Sing like no one is listening.
  Love like its heaven on earth.“
“ Choose a job you love. And you will never have to work a day in your life.”
  – Confucius

Why do you teach? What is the impact you hope to make on students?

I teach because I believe I can make a difference in a young child’s life. While putting a smile on their face.

Why Roycemore?

Roycemore allows children to be who they are.