Profiles of Impact
- "All of our kids are at risk."
Chris Yuhasz gets straight to the point when she explains why Parents as Teachers is a good fit for the Akron Metropolitan Housing Authority. Read more.
“In Somalia, we don't have Head Start or pre-kindergarten, everything starts in 1st grade.”
Refugee Family Services Parents as Teachers reaches Atlanta's multi-ethnic refugee population and serves families in nine languages.Read more.
- "Give Parents as Teachers a chance."
When Stephanie and Kyle Carlin first heard of Parents as Teachers at a birthing class, they were hesitant to join. Who had time for Parents as Teachers visits?! Read more.
"I remember how our parent educators offered encouragement as we journeyed through Cody's early years and showed us ways to GET INVOLVED."
Eighteen years ago, Rhonda needed help with her premature son. Parents as Teachers was there to do just that--to provide support to this new family. Read more.
Obama Plan for Early Childhood Education
In his recent State of the Union address, President Barack Obama called for expanded access to high-quality early children education programs for all young Americans. "Parents as Teachers can play a pivotal role in helping make this a reality, and we'll be exploring how we can be part of this ambitious endeavour," says PAT President/CEO Scott Hippert. To learn more about Obama's plan here.
National Children's Study
This national research effort to examine the effects of the environment and genetics on the growth, development, and health of children across the United States is looking for participating families. To learn more, visit the web site.
$88 million in grants awarded for maternal/infant/early childhood home visiting
Grants provided under Affordable Care Act support evidence-based home visiting programs for families with young children.
An Early Childhood Investment with a High Public Return
Read two Federal Reserve Bank economists' analysis in The Regional Economist
- MO Dept. of Elementary & Secondary Education webinar
1-hour (free) recorded webinar with Commissioner Nicastro and Sue Stepleton highlighting funding and the transition to the refined PAT model
- MO Business Leader Summit
From the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis: James Heckman makes the economic case for investing in disadvantaged children.
- Here's where business should be investing!
Making the case for investment in early childhood programs
- Andrea Bricker
Healthy Beginnings in MI says PAT is a good fit for health services.
- Carol Keaster
What happened when Cascade County Health Dept. in MT started offering PAT services?
- Directory of National Early Intervention Resources - 2013
- Autism Resources - 2012
Reliable resources on ASDs for early childhood professionals and families
- Parents as Teachers News - Winter 2013
Outside the Box: Innovation Defines Parents as Teachers
- Parents as Teachers News - Fall 2012
Building Effective Advocacy, One Story at a Time
- Parents as Teachers News - Summer 2012
Creating Curriculum Connections
- Parents as Teachers News - Spring 2012
Breaking New Ground in Professional Ethics
- Strategic Plan - 2012-2015
A path to quality growth and sustainability.
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Federal Home Visiting Programs
Parents as Teachers is an approved home visiting model meeting the evidence-based criteria of the Maternal, Infant, Early Childhood Home Visiting program (MIECHV) and considered a promising approach for the Tribal Home Visiting Grantees. Recorded webinars highlighting the resources Parents as Teachers has to support the development of home visiting plans are temporarily under construction. Please check back later.
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