Rocky Mountain Parents as Teachers

Mission

Rocky Mountain Parents as Teachers’ (RMPAT) mission is to provide the information, support and encouragement parents need to help their children develop optimally during the crucial early years of life.

Purpose

RMPAT’s purpose is to teach parents how to nurture their young children’s development because children learn more and at a faster rate before they begin school than at any other time in their lives. This critical time period lays the foundation for children’s future academic, social, emotional and physical success.

Vision

What RMPAT DOES?

  • Teaches parents how to increase their children’s school readiness and academic success;
  • Provides support to parents helps prevent child abuse and neglect;
  • Furnishes wellness initiatives to parents, including monitoring developmental milestones, health screenings, immunization information, and overall family well-being curriculum;
  • Refers families to community-based resources available to parents and children.

Current Happenings

August 3, 2013 marks the 8th annual Day In The Park event.  This annual event held at Belleview Park in Englewood, CO. is a time for our families and parent educators to come out and enjoy a lovely afternoon together with a picnic lunch, games and camaraderie.  For more information about this fun gathering, please check on our Newsroom & Events page.