National Parents as Teachers Day is a celebration of organizations that provide educational services to parents so they can support children in their quest to become more educated and successful. Parents play an important role in the future of their children, because the educational process takes place not only at school, but also at home. How parents help and guide children depends on their abilities, the ability to unlock their potential.
The initiator of the event is the National Center for Parents and Teachers, located in St. Louis. The holiday was first celebrated in 2021 and it was decided that now it will be celebrated annually. The mission of the event is to disseminate information about existing educational programs for children of preschool and middle age.
On this day, teachers and parents unite to lead children to well-being and success through joint efforts. The Parents as Teachers program operates throughout the country and was developed in the 1970s. Studies have shown that teaching preschool children through this program helps the baby to adapt to the school curriculum more easily in the future.
- National Parents as Teachers Day is a comprehensive program that provides parents with resources, tools, and comprehensive support to raise and educate their toddlers.
- This program is designed not only to educate, but also to strengthen families, prevent child abuse and neglect.
- Parents who participate in this program receive comprehensive information about the principles of raising children of different ages, they understand how to competently prepare a child for school, help him adapt more easily and master school programs.
How to celebrate
If you don’t know about the “Parents as Teachers” program yet, be sure to learn more about it, in this way you will help your child grow up successful, healthy, happy. Spend this day with your baby, let him feel your enthusiasm, support, sincere love. If you don’t have children yet but would like to join the program, join an organization that provides educational services. Share the program on social media using the hashtag #ParentsAsTeachersDay.
When is National Parents as Teachers Day celebrated in 2022?
National Parents as Teachers Day is observed on November 8 each year.