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    Parents as Teachers is a parent education and support program for families with children from birth to Kindergarten entry, as well as expectant parents. It is designed to help you as a parent be able to help your child learn, grow and develop to realize his/her full potential.
     Any family in the Jefferson City School District attendance area can take advantage of these services for FREE:
    • Annual health/hearing/vision and developmental screenings for children age 1 months to 5 years (not yet in Kindergarten) 
    • Group connection events  
    • Resource information 
    Qualifying families can also take part in personalized home visits with a certified parent educator. Parents work with their educator to set and reach goals for their child and family, discuss a variety of child development and parenting topics, and share a parent-child activity chosen especially for their family. Click here for more information about each of these services.
    Parents as Teachers Vision: 
    All children will learn, grow and develop to realize their full potential.
    Parents as Teachers Mission: 
    Parents as Teachers promotes the optimal early development, learning and health of children by supporting and engaging their parents and caregivers.
    Parents as Teachers Core Values: