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Welcome to ECE!

Announcement: Accepting applications now for children ages 18+ months! Spaces available for Fall 2021.

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: 1½ – 4-year-olds with birthdates from 9/2/2016 – 3/1/2020 at UCLA ECE Centers!

Maven Clinic Tool: Should I keep my chidren home or send them to child care? This decision-making tool is an interactive site designed to walk you through through the process.

ECE Enrollment Update
ECE enrollment is vastly different in 2021 as we adapt to the required changes related to COVID-19. Our #1 priority is the well-being of the children in our care, their families and our staff. We maintain compliance with all public health and safety mandates, protocols, and shifting licensing requirements.

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