Children’s Learning Centers of Fairfield County (CLC), the second-largest center-based early childhood education nonprofit in Connecticut, is inviting members of the community to join in virtually celebrating the 50th anniversary of the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) Week of the Young Child. The Week of the Young Child will be held […]
With warmer days ahead, outdoor play is something many children and parents are looking forward to! Outdoor play is also a wonderful way to incorporate movement and exercise into your child’s day, while providing opportunities for them to learn in a number of different ways. Whether at school or at home, playing outside provides unstructured […]
At Children’s Learning Centers of Fairfield County, our play-based learning philosophy allows children to discover the world at their own pace through hands-on, fun activities. All of our classrooms use the Creative Curriculum, which is backed by comprehensive child development research. The curriculum is built upon hands-on learning, sensory awareness, creative expression, multicultural socialization and […]
The teachers at Children’s Learning Centers of Fairfield County (CLC) enjoy incorporating science experiments into their curriculums, that engage our students’ senses! Sensory activities help our children to understand the world around them using the five senses; taste, touch, smell, site and hearing. Sensory bottles are one of the activities our teachers do with students […]

Whether you are spending the weekend at home or looking for an after school activity, paper crafts are a great activity option for your toddler, preschool or elementary school student! Many paper crafts require few supplies (most are supplies that you probably already have around the house) and the instructions are simple to follow. They […]

Nurture your child’s curiosity by introducing simple science experiments! Science experiments give toddlers and preschoolers the opportunity to explore and learn in new ways. It also allows them to learn about new topics in the world around them. Since we are in the season of winter, it is easy and fun to incorporate basic lessons […]
Play is an essential part of your preschoolers’ learning and development. That is what makes educational games and activities so critical both while at school and at home! At CLC, our play-based learning philosophy allows children to discover the world at their own pace through hands-on, fun activities. All of our classrooms use the Creative […]