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BLOCK Fest, An Initiative to Equip Children with STEM Skills through Block Play, Featured at Early Learning STEM Symposium at The White House

[fa icon="calendar'] Apr 22, 2016 9:00:00 AM / by Jim Boyle posted in Parents as Teachers

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  Patricia Kempthorne, Founder of Twiga Foundation and Board Member of Parents as Teachers, Shared How Parents Can Learn to Foster STEM at Home

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Parents as Teachers, University of Southern California School of Social Work begin delivering online parent education

[fa icon="calendar'] Mar 28, 2016 11:06:00 AM / by Jim Boyle posted in Parents as Teachers

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LOS ANGELES, March 28, 2016 – Parents as Teachers National Center and the University of Southern California School of Social Work have successfully launched a pilot program marrying the Parents as Teachers evidence-based home visiting model with USC Telehealth. Funded through the Coalition for Research on Engagement and Well-Being (CREW) and the Overdeck Family Foundation, the pilot represents a transformational move by home visiting and family support leader, Parents as Teachers, to adapt its services to a ‘virtual’ format to reach more families in underserved communities, and to support today’s tech-savvy parents.

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Greene County Becomes Focus of National Spotlight: “Community Connections” Project for Children Launches Today Here...

[fa icon="calendar'] Mar 8, 2016 3:01:00 PM / by Jim Boyle posted in Parents as Teachers

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Initiative Focused on Health, Development and Well-Being of At-Risk Local Children is Result of Public-Private Partnership to Integrate Prenatal through Pre-K Services

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Parents as Teachers Hails Passage of Every Student Succeeds Act

[fa icon="calendar'] Feb 22, 2016 10:39:01 AM / by Jim Boyle posted in Parents as Teachers

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ST. LOUIS – December 9, 2015 –Parents as Teachers, a leader in the early childhood and family engagement fields, today praised Congress for their bipartisan, bicameral efforts to reauthorize the American public school system through passage of the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA). The bill, which is now headed to President Obama’s desk to be signed into law, would discard the No Child Left Behind, and replace it with a new law that emphasizes the importance of early education and upgrades important family engagement provisions.

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Parents as Teachers expands California focus and investment

[fa icon="calendar'] Feb 8, 2016 9:03:00 AM / by Jim Boyle posted in Parents as Teachers

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ST. LOUIS, February 8, 2016 – Fulfilling a priority to increase its growth and impact in California through expanded early childhood service delivery, international non-profit Parents as Teachers announced today the dual appointments of new hire Nora Benavides and veteran curriculum developer, early childhood educator, and national trainer Laura Krueger. Each will be based in Sacramento. Benavides will serve as Manager of Growth and Impact, and Krueger will hold the title of Manager of Visibility and Outreach.

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Youngest Americans and Parents to Benefit from Innovative Commitment to Action Made at Clinton Global Initiative (CGI)

[fa icon="calendar'] Jun 9, 2015 1:41:00 PM / by Kellie Boyle posted in Parents as Teachers

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America Parents as Teachers and USC School of Social Work partnership will bring more home visits to families in need using telemedicine technology

DENVER, CO. (June 9, 2015) – Family educational support will soon go mobile thanks to a groundbreaking Commitment to Action announced today at the Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) America. Just as technology has transformed most aspects of American life, it will soon have the potential to transform the health and literacy of the youngest Americans by engaging and mentoring parents and caregivers in the first home visit program to be delivered in a live format entirely online.

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Parents as Teachers Applauds Congressional Action to Extend Federal Funding for Home Visiting

[fa icon="calendar'] Apr 15, 2015 8:00:00 AM / by Kellie Boyle posted in Parents as Teachers

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U.S. Senate passes Maternal, Infant and Early Childhood Home Visiting (MIECHV) funds providing $400 million per year for fiscal years 2016-2017 to support Parents as Teachers and other home-visiting programs.

St. Louis, MO (PRWEB) April 15, 2015 - Parents as Teachers, a leader in the early childhood home-visiting field with programs in all 50 states, today praised members of Congress for their bi-partisan support to extend the Maternal Infant and Early Childhood Home Visiting (MIECHV) program through March 2017.

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