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EIU Child & Family Life Education Center


Mission of the Child & Family Life Education Center

The Child & Family Life Education Center (CFLEC) provides the learning environments that include families and preschoolers where University students expand their knowledge of, experience with, and skills regarding:

     - early childhood programming

     - child and family development

     - research-based practices for working effectively with multi-generational families and children                   

     - family education and involvement

     - inclusion encompassing culture, differing abilities and lifestyles

     - support and social services

     - observation, assessment, and case study construction

CFLEC SP22 0012     CFLEC SP22 0020     CFLEC SP22 0027     CFLEC SP22 0045

Enrichment program for young children 

Preschooler groups are in session on Tuesdays and Thursdays during the academic year.  The teachers in these sessions are enrolled in HSL 3853.  For information about our enrollment and wait list process, contact or call 217-581-6676.  


The Preschool Room (1102 Buzzard Hall) is the learning area for a mixed-age grouping of children ages 3, 4, and 5-year-old.  These groups are in session on Tuesday and Thursday mornings.    In this room, we have a mixed-age grouping.   Children eligible for enrollment must be 3 years of age as of August 1st and can continue until they are eligible for kindergarten.   (In Community Unit One School District the kindergarten entrance age requirement is 5 years of age by September 1st of the school year in which the child enrolls)

“Flexible Daily Plan - Preschoolers (ages 3-5 Program)


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Contact Information

Child and Family Life Education Center

1102 & 1128 Buzzard Building
600 Lincoln Ave.
Charleston, IL 61920

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