mission statement

Through the distinctive resources of Fairplex, The Learning Centers provides a wide spectrum of innovative and enriching educational experiences that bring learning to life, benefit our diverse communities, and prepare our participants for success.



Farm Fieldtrip  Program

Visit our five-acre Farm, a perfect place for school kids to learn about local agriculture while having fun in an exciting, beautiful, outdoor environment. Students will learn about farm practices, animals, plants, and the farm lifestyle, farm economics, along with history, math, science and health topics which are relevant to their studies. More info...

Summer Discovery Camp

Take a break and let your crativity take over at the Summer Science Discovery Camp.  The two-week, full-day, hands-on discovery program are led by experienced instructors.  With a partnership with the Youth Science Center, students will receive an educational experience that will include science, technology math-based, hands-on fun in the morning and The Learning Centers’ staff will conduct projects in art and agriculture in the afternoon. These classes align with the California State Science Content Standards. More info...

Family Ceramic Fun

We are offering family ceramic classes this summer! Escape the summer heat, learn something new, and bond with your loved ones. Engage in an experience every member of the family will enjoy. Family Ceramic Classes are open to parents, grandparents, kids and tweens. More info…




1 million and counting…

More than one million students and teachers have visit the Los Angeles County Fair as part of TLC’s Fairtime Education program. Schools visit free of charge and experience the educational aspects behind the Fair’s programming.


careers started here

Since the Career and Technical Education Center’s inception, over 1,000 students have completed classes – for credit and experience – in art, automotive arts, horticulture, hospitality, water technology among other subjects. CTEC offers certification in many of its courses. CTEC students have gone on to fulfilling careers made possible through their studies with CTEC.