All children will learn, grow and develop to realize their full potential.
Pennsylvania PAT State Office maintains a qualified, experienced state training team and regularly organizes PAT model and specialized training courses for Parent Educators and Supervisors in affiliate and approved member programs in Pennsylvania.
PAT advocates for children and families, championing parental leadership, and access to early childhood education services.
Parents as Teachers (PAT) is an international leader in the field of early childhood parent education and family support, providing an evidence-based model for serving families throughout pregnancy into the child’s first year of school.
Early Learning Standards
Parents as Teachers curriculum is aligned with the PA Early Learning Standards.
Knowing that all families have strengths and all families have needs, PAT parent educators help families access what they need to strengthen the protective factors within the family to provide for children’s healthy development.
The Center for Schools and Communities (CSC) maintains the State Office for PAT in Pennsylvania.