child development and learning laboratory
​​​​Child Development and Learning Lab (CDLL)
Central Michigan University's Child Development and Learning Lab is sponsored by the Area of Human Development and Family Studies and the Department of Environmental Studies. As a part of the Human Development and Family Studies Area, the Child Development and Learning Lab is a facility for training and for student and faculty research.

More about the CDLL 
  • Offers students the opportunity to observe, participate, train, and study children under the supervision of trained early childhood teachers.
  • Provides an enriched program that meets the needs of young children in the areas of social, cognitive, emotional, physical, language, self help, initiative, and creative development.
    includes all enrolled children in a national model of developmentally appropriate programming.
  • Promotes parents and adults to have a greater understanding of a child's growth and development.
  • Encourages parents and adults to be involved in significant ways in their child's educational experience


College of Education and Human Services | Central Michigan University | ehs@cmich.edu | 195 Ojibway Ct | EHS 426 | Mt. Pleasant, MI 48859 | (989) 774-3079