At Acelero Learning, we believe that all children can succeed and achieve, and we work to empower families to advocate for their children and themselves. Acelero Learning has a proven track record of producing breakthrough child outcome gains for some of America’s most at-risk children through our unique outcomes-focused approach to providing Head Start services. We currently serve more than 5,000 children and families in our Head Start centers in four states.
Welcome from the Executive Director
Amanda Colon joined Acelero Learning - Monmouth/Middlesex in 2011 and in 2015 became the Executive Director. Amanda previously served as Director of Education, overseeing 10 sites and leading the education team through its successful Federal Monitoring Review. She was also instrumental in implementing bilingual classrooms at the Freehold Center. Amanda's first role at Acelero Learning was as Zone Director for District Collaborations. In that role, Amanda oversaw five sites collaborating with former Abbott districts. Amanda holds a bachelor's degree in early childhood education from the College of New Jersey and a master's degree in educational administration and supervision from Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey.