“Kawilanunha – They care for little ones”
Available to children of Oneida Members and other American Indians, as well as children of Oneida Nation Enterprise employees, the Early Learning Center (ELC), in the Ray Elm Children and Elders Center, offers full – and part-time options year-round.
Educational programs at the ELC are designed to nurture children’s’ physical, cognitive, language and social-emotional growth through encouragement and interactive activities. Teachers receive continuous child development training and have a solid background in early childhood education. Full-time staff are trained in CPR and first aid.
Successfully maintaining accreditation from the National Association for the Education of Young Children, the nation’s largest organization of early childhood educators, since 2000, the ELC offers a safe and nurturing environment and has instituted several security procedures to ensure the safety of each child. Contact: (315) 829-8139.