The ECC is a lab school for Bennington College. We educate children ages 2 thru 6 in 5 classrooms. The school is play based and child centered using emerging curriculum. We are accredited by NAEYC and licensed by the state of Vermont. Highlights of the well rounded program include use of the facilities and grounds of an innovative college campus, second language learning, swimming, a vegetable garden for teaching health, nutrtion, and gardening, and an annual children's art show.