University of Delaware Laboratory Preschool
The University of Delaware Laboratory Preschool was founded in 1934 as a part of the Child Development Program in the College of Home Economics and has been in continuous operation.
The Preschool functions as a part of the Individual and Family Studies Department of the College of Human Resources, Education & Public Policy.
It is designed as a laboratory for University students and faculty.
The Laboratory Preschool, a nationally accredited program, is a model preschool program whose primary purposes are providing appropriate developmental programs for typical and mainstreamed exceptional children; teaching University students to work with young children through classroom practicum experiences; providing opportunities for students, faculty and professionals to observe exemplary preschool programs and teacher role models; enabling students to observe children ages two through six so the students can better understand developmental progression; and providing a research site for students and faculty.
- School Type: Early Childhood / Day Care
- Grades: Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
- Students: 62 students
- Application Deadline: None / Rolling
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Learning Difference Programs
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Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1
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None / Rolling
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