Parents as Teachers is a partnership program that supports parents in their role as their child’s first and most influential teacher. Children learn more during their early years of life than at any other point in their lives in or outside of school. The Parents as Teachers research-based curriculum is used to educate parents about child development and parenting issues.
All services are FREE of charge to all Fox C6 School District residents with children from prenatal to kindergarten entry.
The Parents as Teachers program offers four important components of support for families:
Research has shown that:
Children who participate in Parents as Teachers:
Are significantly more advanced in language, social development, problem solving and other cognitive abilities at age 3 than other children.
Score higher on kindergarten readiness tests and on standardized measures of achievement in early grades.
Parents who participate in Parents as Teachers:
Are more involved in their children's schooling.
Are more confident in their parenting role and read more to their children.
Parents as Teachers Contact Information
Office Phone: (636)282-1476
Office Address: 849 Jeffco BLVD, Arnold, MO 63010 (Fox C-6 Service Center, Main lobby entrance)
Building Blocks/PAT Supervisor
(636)282-1476 ext. 7153
Building Blocks Secretary
(636)282-1476 ext. 2426