Accreditation of Programs for Young Children
Since 1985, NAEYC's national, voluntary accreditation system has set professional standards for early childhood education programs, and helped families identify high-quality programs for their young children. The Penn State Behrend Early Learning is accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children. NAEYC has verified our compliance with high quality standards.
Click here to find out more about the NAEYC Accreditation.
Click here to view our NAEYC Accreditation Certificate.
Pennsylvania Keystone Stars Program
The center has also been awarded a STAR 4 designation based on accreditation by the KEYSTONE STARS program through the state of Pennsylvania.
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Click Here to view our STAR 4 certificate
Penn State Behrend Early Learning Center was the first center in the Erie, PA area to receive endorsement from Eco-Healthy Child Care.