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Kansas Institute of Early Childhood Education and Research

Welcome to KIECER

The Kansas Institute for Early Childhood Education and Research mission is to generate knowledge and apply the science of child development to education, research, policy, and practice for young children and their families and engage the communities in which they live and grow. We are committed to providing a rich and deep understanding of early childhood development informed by theory, research, and evidence-based practices.

AccreditationProfessional Education and Development


Programs and CurriculumResearch, Evaluation, & Policy


State of the art facilityProgramming for Children's Health, Development, and Learning