Organization profile

The Shirley G. Moore Laboratory School at the University of Minnesota is sponsored by the Institute of Child Development. The Institute has been a national focal point of child study since its inception in 1925; the Lab School has made a substantial contribution to this effort.Its primary functions are:

  • Demonstrating exemplary early childhood practices and providing a sound educational setting for preschool children

  • Training teachers of young children at both the graduate and undergraduate levels

  • Serving as an active center of child study and research.