Center for Child Development

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Our Programs

The Center for Child Development offers both Toddler and Preschool programs.  Our bright, cheerful classrooms offer quality programs and learning experiences for each child, based on the Creative Curriculum framework. Our teachers meet all licensing requirements by the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services.

Learn about our programs through the links below, and meet our staff!

Meet the Staff

The Center for Child Development
108 Fir Hill
Akron, OH  44325-1802
(330) 972-8210
Fax:  (330) 972-6034

The Center is licensed by the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services and is accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children

Parent Resources

    Information for College Student Observers and Field Practicum

    The Center for Child Development is a lab school associated with The University of Akron. Students from several departments on the campus come to the Center in order to complete field experience and observation hours. In order to complete observations and field hours documentation may be required.

    Please note:  ALL students completing observations at the Center must have a BCII background check and TB test

    Please contact your instructor for other requirements. You may also contact the Interim Director if you have any questions regarding documentation or to receive necessary forms via email.