About » Mission


The CHIME Educator Development Center is the branch of the CHIME Institute dedicated to providing observation and training opportunities for pre and in-service teachers and other service providers.

Mission: To create and implement professional development and community outreach programs that teach and model best educational practices that support all children to achieve their maximum potential.
CHIME Programs:

The CHIME Institute administers four educational programs that provide opportunities for student observation and participation:

CHIME Infant & Toddler program
CHIME Preschool & Kindergarten Inclusion Program
CHIME Institute's Schwarzenegger Community School, Grades K-8

Field Experience
The Center offers University students the opportunity to participate in CHIME programs, thus preparing the next generation of teachers to support all types of learners.

CHIME programs demonstrate best practices in early, elementary, and middle school education. CHIME and CSUN faculty offer guidance and expertise to the broader educational community.

The Center develops partnerships with community schools, provides professional development programs, and presents seminars to promote best educational practices that support all types of learners.

California State University, Northridge
Michael D. Eisner College of Education
Los Angeles Unified School District
All Kinds of Minds

Need More Information?
E-mail: [email protected]

To apply for observation/participation at the Charter Schools email: [email protected]

For Early education programs, please call : 818-677-2922