Family Development Center at GSU Enrolling for Fall Pre-K

University Park, IL–(ENEWSPF)– The Family Development Center (FDC), at Governors State University in University Park, is now accepting enrollment in its pre-kindergarten program for three, four, and five year olds for September 2009.

The FDC is a unique, state-of-the-art facility, which is full of color and light. Students experience a wide variety of meaningful literacy activities ranging from morning meetings to enjoying music and stories, drama, and movement activities.

Children also have gym or atrium time where large motor and social interaction skills are developed through sand and water play. Special activities vary from studio time to work with a variety of materials and on special projects. Children build things, color, draw, paint, sculpt with clay, solve puzzles, and use manipulatives. Tuition adjustments are based on eligibility.

The FDC also offers special programs for newborns to three year olds and their parents. The program includes home visits, group activities at the center, and bi-monthly parent meetings.

The FDC is a division of the College of Education and is located on the campus of Governors State University, 1 University Parkway, University Park, Illinois. For more information, visit or call 708.235.7300.