Parents as Teachers celebrates 35 years of building strong communities, thriving families and children that are healthy, safe and ready to learn.

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Professional Development: Training and Curricula

Parents as Teachers offers a variety of training and curricula designed to promote parent education and early learning.  

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Evidence-Based Home Visiting Model for Affiliates

The Parents as Teachers Evidence-Based Model is the comprehensive home-visiting, parent education model used by Parents as Teachers Affiliates.   

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Research and Quality Improvement

More than a dozen outcome studies have been conducted on the effects of the Parents as Teachers model. With each new evaluation, we continue to learn about the children and families served by Parents as Teachers and the long-term impacts on communities.  

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Global, local, individual impact

Parents as Teachers is fulfilling its mission in local communities throughout the United States and in six other countries. There are more than 1000 Parents as Teachers Affiliates utilizing our evidence-based model to affect real change for families. Parents as Teachers also supports and engages parents through subscribing organizations and other specialized programs. 

 
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 Annual Report

Dedicated to change

At Parents as Teachers, we take a holistic approach to strengthening families. Through our evidence-based early childhood home visiting model, we provide services to pregnant women and families with children from birth through kindergarten.

Our goals:

  • Prevent child abuse and neglect.

  • Increase parent knowledge of early childhood development.

  • Improve parenting practices, increasing children’s school readiness and success.

  • Provide early detection of developmental delays and health issues.

  • Help states, territories and tribal entities develop and implement home visiting programs that improve the health and well-being of families with young children.


 
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PARENTS AS TEACHERS 2019 INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE
ST. LOUIS, MO | OCTOBER 14–17

The Parents as Teachers 2019 International Conference will offer preconference and conference workshops to inspire, train and add to your professional development. General sessions and keynote speakers will provide you with insight from experts.


 
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