Parents as Teachers promotes the optimal early development, learning and health of children by supporting and engaging their parents and caregivers.
- The early years of a child's life are critical for optimal development and provide the foundation for success and in life.
- Parents are their child's first and most influential teachers.
- Established and emergin research should be the foundation of parent education and family support curricula, training, materials and services.
- An understanding and appreciation of the history and traditions of diverse cultures is essential in serving families.
Parents as Teachers Approach is to partner, facilitate, and reflect. We provide research-based information and support from pregnancy through kindergarten entry through home visits, group connections, and developmental screenings.
For additional information about our program, you may call 417-457-6237.
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