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Parents As Teachers

Parent Educator Program
“All Children will learn, grow and develop to realize their full potential.”
“To provide appropriate information, support, and encouragement parents need to help their child develop optimally during the crucial first five years of life.”
Who Is welcome to enroll?
All families with children ages prenatal up to 5 years old who live within the CCSD school district.
*Family Connections
The meetings are twice a month for all families with children ages 0 months up to 5 years old. The family connection consists of a playtime, parent activity, lunch, story time, and ending with a parent-child activity.
*Personal Visits
Monthly visits for children ages prenatal up to 50 months. During this time a Parent Educator will guide parents to understand their child’s developments and help prepare them for Preschool/ Kindergarten.
Monthly screenings for children ages 1 month up to 5 years old using the Ages and Stages screening tool.
*Resource Network
Families needing information on any resources in the community will be referred or introduced.
For more information contact a
parent educator in your area:
Teri Atcitty - Lead Parent Educator
(505) 368-2481
Shiprock Area
DeAndra Barber
Iris Anthony - Teen Parent Educator
Phone: (505) 368-2481
Office Location: Nizhoni Elementary
Kirtland / Ojo Amarillo Area
Linda Pinto
Deidra Dale
Phone: (505) 598-0329
Office Location: Old Kirtland Business Office
Newcomb / Naschitti Area
Pauline Williams
Phone: (505) 696-3415
Office Location: Newcomb Elementary