Parents as Teachers

Parents as Teachers is a voluntary, free early-learning program for families with children ages prenatal to 3 years old that live in the Kansas City Kansas school district. We provide personal visits, group connections, playgroups and community resources. Parents as Teachers focuses on development centered parenting, parent-child interaction and family well being. You are you child’s first and most important teacher and Parents as Teachers is here to support you.

Studies have shown that Parents as Teachers children are healthier, they score higher on kindergarten readiness tests, are better problem solvers and more advanced in language and social development. Parents as Teachers helps families become more involved in their child’s education and helps children be school ready.


Leonae De La Torre -Parent Educator
Parents As Teachers
Silver City Elementary- KCKPS USD #500


Parents as Teachers Info (including Spanish)