Washington DC Preschool Child Development Center at the Department of Labor

The perfect balance of learning and play®


Esther Peterson Child Development Center at the Department of Labor provides a safe, nurturing environment where children learn, grow and thrive. Our Links to Learning curriculum prepares children for kindergarten and beyond by developing important academic, social and emotional skills. Our teachers help each child discover a fascinating world of play and learning. We are fully accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC).

Learn more about our school.

Contact us to schedule a private tour.

Upcoming Events

View all events »


of parents recommend our school

Links 2 Home

keeps you connected

Join us for a

Free Discovery Day

Why Parents

love our school


Parent Testimonial

“The teachers are loving, engaged, and teach my child independence and social skills.”