Child Development and Educational Studies Department
Welcome to our Reggio Inspired and Constructivist Program of Study
Featuring a Reggio Inspired Preschool Program for preschool aged children
The Child Development and Educational Studies Department at Fullerton College has a rich tradition of providing quality instruction and active professional participation in the fields of child development and education. Research driven pedagogy, the ever-changing demands of the profession, and the needs of our students direct the department’s curriculum and certificates. The program is designed to provide both transfer and career preparation opportunities for students pursuing careers in Child Development, Teacher Education, and Human Services.
The department has a Reggio inspired Lab School/ Preschool Program for young children ages 2 -5.
CDES Club Gardening Day May 5 2017 Flyer Click flyer for details and email address to confirm your attendance by May 2nd CDES Student Club Gardening Day on May 5, 2017. By appointment only. CDES student club members will be spending the morning with club...read more
Student club events are held throughout the semester. May club events: Event: May 5th Gardening Club Meetings in May: May 9th - 1-2 pm (Nominations for fall 17 Officers) May 11th - 6:30 - 7:30 pm (Nominations of fall 17 Officers) Club Meetings (Last for the...read more
KinderCaminata Reflections - April 28, 2017 Child Development and Educational Studies students set up teaching and learning experiences for the children attending KinderCaminata. This event focused on the celebration of Cesar Chavez' birthday as well as introducing...read more
CDES Club Gardening Day May 5 2017read more
CDES Lab School and the Parent Open House Parents, families and children were invited to participate in the spring open house. All experiences reflect our program philosophy and values, which is rooted in and inspired by the Reggio Emilia philosophy and principles...read more
Apply here for the Child Development and Educational Studies Department Scholarships. Deadline...read more
Students you can apply for a scholarship to support your education. Deadline to apply February 2017.read more
Read the Orange County Register Obituary for Chris Lammread more
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Dr. Christine Lamm, a full-time faculty member in the Fullerton College Child Development and Educational Studies Department. She had only recently announced her retirement and was honored at the 2013...read more