Human Development & Family Studies | Michigan State University

Child Development Laboratories

Accredited by NAEYC

The Child Development Laboratory is accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children

Welcome to MSU Human Development and Family Studies' Child Development Laboratories serving the MSU community and the Greater Lansing Area for over 80 years.

The Child Development Laboratories' mission is to provide:

  • Outstanding service to children and their families
  • An exemplary setting for training students in child development
  • An outstanding research setting for faculty and students
  • A solid base for outreach to other early childhood professionals

- Featured Alumni: Abbie Gentile                                            - Upcoming CDL Events! 

- Spring Teacher Appreciation Brunch                                   - Thank You Family Fun Night Sponsors!

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CDL Overview

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