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?

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

For Early education programs, please call : 818-677-2922
Upcoming Events
2/1 CHIME Safe Schools Plan: As directed by the State of California, CHIME has developed and posted its Safe Schools Plan (including the COVID-19 School Checklist and Cal/OSHA CCCP) on its website in preparation for in-person school reopening when it is allowed by state and local officials.
  COVID-19 Safety Plan
  2020-21 Budget Overview for Parents
  CHIME Institute's Schwarzenegger Community School LCAP
  CHIME Distance Learning
  COVID-19 Community Report
  Board Approved Learning Continuity and Attendance Plan
  K-8 Charter School Prospective Parent Virtual Tour
6/9 CHIME 5th Grade Stepping-Up Ceremony
6/10 CHIME 8th Grade Culmination

Imagine a world where all children are equally valued, a world where all children are seen as a gift.
CHIME Early Childhood
Infant/Toddler Program
Tel: 818-677-2922
CHIME Preschool
Inclusion Program
Tel: 818-677-2922
CHIME Institute's Schwarzenegger
Community School
Tel: 818-346-5100