CDL: The Beginning

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1941
The Child Development Laboratory began as a half-day program for preschool children housed in the English Building.

 

 

 

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1955

The Child Development Laboratory (CDL) building was built.

 

 

 

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2003

The Early Child Development Laboratory (ECDL) opened to expand the ages and numbers of children served by the CDL.

 

 


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  • One Program, Two Buildings!
    The CDL and ECDL buildings serve a total of 160 children aged six weeks to four years of age from the campus and community.
  • High-Quality Child Care
    The CDL program has been accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) since 1990.
  • Program
    The CDL offers full day programming for all ages served in both buildings.
  • Lab School Functions
    The buildings were specifically designed to support teaching, research and outreach.