The UCLA Lab School community provides a stimulating and supportive environment to educators and staff who want to make a positive difference in the lives of children. Part of the Graduate School of Education & Information Studies, UCLA Lab School has had a reputation for innovation and excellence for more than 125 years. Our size (450 students), our philosophy of educating the whole child, and our practice of reaching out to the larger educational community and contributing to important research make this a dynamic place for both children and adults to learn and grow.

We offer:

  • A challenging and exciting environment for learning and working
  • Access to UCLA resources
  • Inclusion in a diverse community

In addition, teachers enjoy:

  • 19 days for planning and professional development each year
  • Flexibility in designing curricula
  • Time to get to know children and families through multi-age groupings
  • Opportunities to engage in research
  • Opportunities to attend and present at professional conferences