HDFS Children's Programs News
HDFS Children’s Programs Earn National NAEYC Accreditation
Programs Among First in Nation to Complete More Rigorous Accreditation Process
The Bennett Family Center and the Child Development Laboratory, both located on Penn State’s University Park campus, are among the first early childhood programs to earn accreditation from the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) – the nation’s leading organization of early childhood professionals. Both facilities are part of Human Development and Family Studies (HDFS) Children’s Programs in the College of Health and Human Development.