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UCLA Early Care and Education (ECE) professionals foster the development of children and create a strong foundation for lifelong learning by providing developmentally appropriate education and quality care, support for families and resources for the community.

News and Information

Now enrolling at University Village and Krieger Center!
Several summer start dates are available for UCLA faculty, staff, and students. UCLA Affiliated and Community families welcome! 

Preschool criteria according to Title 22, Title 5, NAEYC and Food Program

Getting a Good Night's Sleep: How to help your child sleep through the night
Tips and suggestions for healthy sleep for your infant and toddler from Lekha M. Rao, MD - Krieger parent, pediatric neurologist, and infant sleep consultant

Hooked on Praise
Five Reasons to Stop Saying “Good Job!” by Alfie Kohn

Contact Info

Hours of Operation
Monday - Friday, 7:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Email: [email protected]

Krieger Center
Phone: (310) 825-5086

Fernald Center
Phone: (310) 825-2900

University Village Center
Phone: (310) 915-5827