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Parents as Teachers


What is Parents as Teachers?


Your child was born to learn, and you are his
first and most influential teacher!

Parents as Teachers is a early learning program sponsored by USD 473 for soon-to-be parents and parents with children up to kindergarten that are in the Chapman school district.

Mission Statement

To provide the information, support and encouragement parents need to help their children develop optimally during the crucial early years of life.

Who we Serve

Parents as Teachers is designed to assist ALL FAMILIES with children from birth to age five (or kindergarten entry) in becoming their children's first teachers. It is a voluntary program and provides services at no charge.




Playgroup Information:

Starting in March playgroups will be:

2nd Tuesday of every month in Chapman at the *PAT playroom from 9:30-11am

4th Tuesday of every month in Enterprise at the *Elementary Gym 9:30-1030am.

Location may change at times depending on the month so please pay attention to the flyers as will still post them on FB to be clear. Some months may also have some extra groups as well! Please help spread the word. Everyone with children 0-K are welcome to attend! Lastly PLEASE check FB before you come to group just to make sure nothing has changed!!

*PAT playroom 500 W 5th St. Chapman (next to the preschool)
*Enterprise Elementary Gym 302 High Street

Contact Information

Kristin Portelli
kportelli@473mail.net
785-200-4487

Resources

Dickinson Co. Health Department

American Academy of Pediatrics

Dickinson Parents Connect