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ParentChild+ provides professional development to support home-based family child care providers in their role to prepare young children for success through educational books, toys, and activities.
A Program Designed for Family Child Care Providers
During the course of the program, an early learning specialist meets one-on-one with the child care providers, twice a week for 6 months, to demonstrate how best to utilize the provided educational books, toys, and art materials.
Children in the care of PC+ family care providers will learn;
- vocabulary building
- large and fine gross motor skills
- social-emotional development
- creative play!
BECOMING A PARENTCHILD+ PROVIDER
PARENTCHILD+ PROVEN SUCCESS
PC+ Makes the Grade!
Graduates of the PC+ program:
• start school performing 10 months above their age;
• score 2.5 times higher in socio-emotional skills than their peers;
• outperform the statewide average on 3rd-grade math tests;
• have a high school graduation rate of 84%
PC+ graduates are 50% more likely to be prepared for kindergarten than their socio-economic peers.
PC+ graduates enter school performing 10 months above their chronological age.
PC+ graduates outperformed the statewide average on 3rd-grade math achievement tests.
ParentChild+ graduates are 50% less likely to need special education services by third grade.
ParentChild+ graduates scored 2 times higher on social-emotional skills than their peers.
ParentChild+ participants have 30% higher graduation rates than their peers.