The PAT Standards: A Guide to Fidelity and Quality
Parents as Teachers national center is pleased to announce the release of the 2013 PAT quality standards. The updated edition is a refinement of previous standards, and reflects the deepened PAT approach and model fidelity requirements. More information
The PAT quality standards, which are comprised of the Essential Requirements and additional standards, are based on early childhood home visiting research and literature, as well as stakeholder input and field experience. In addition to forming the basis of the PAT endorsement process, the quality standards help guide organizations in the initial and ongoing implementation of the PAT model.