Parents as Teachers

Parents As Teachers at Liggett Trail Education Center

Photograph of LTEC building.

3575 SW Liggett Road Blue Springs, MO 64015

816-874-3680

Office Staff:

Stephanie Owings, Principal

sowings@bssd.net

Sara Haines, Secretary

shaines@bssd.net

 

Parent Educators:

Kristi Bates, kbates@bssd.net

Jennifer Robinson, jsrobinson@bssd.net

Gina Linhardt, glinhardt@bssd.net

Kelly Coddington, kcoddington@bssd.net

                                                                                                                                                                                                            

Screening Information

Do you have a 3-5 year old (pre-kindergarten) child?  Do you reside in the Blue Springs School District?  

Referral Screenings:

Referral screenings are for children ages 3-5 whose parents have developmental concerns.  These screenings are held throughout the school year.  

Developmental Screenings:

Developmental screenings are for children ages 3 and 4 for parents to receive an overview of their child's development.  These screenings  are held in October and March. 

Appointments are required for all screenings, call 816-874-3680 and ask to speak with a Parent Educator.

 

Parents As Teachers Enrollment

Information coming soon!  For immediate enrollment information, please call 816-874-3680 and ask for a Parent Educator.

 

Upcoming Group Connections

February 11th-Mr. Stinky Feet Performance at Liggett Trail Education Center, 6:00 pm

March 24th-Messy Madness at Thomas Ultican Elementary School, TBD

April 2nd-Literacy Night at Liggett Trail Education Center, TBD

May 7th-Family Fun Night at Liggett Trail Education Center, 5:00 pm (must purchase ticket)

  

Parents as Teachers 2019-2020 Newsletters

Parents As Teachers

Winter 2020 Newsletter 

Welcome Back PAT Families

Thank you for your interest in the Parents As Teachers program provided through the Blue Springs School District.  Parents As Teachers is a voluntary program for families based on the belief that parents are the child’s first and most influential teachers.  It is our goal to assist you in giving your child the best possible start in life.

All families are eligible to receive the following services:

  • Free annual screening

    Children 4 months to 35 months are screened in the home by the parent educator, and 3-4 year olds (not going to kindergarten in the fall) are offered a screening in October or February.

  • Group Connections

    Admission to all of our monthly gatherings for children birth-prekindergarten.  Invitations sent via email and website.

  • Success By 6 Resource Center

    Free use of our lending library and playroom funded by United Way.  SB6 is open Tuesdays 9:30-3:30 when school is in session.

  • Parent Connect Newsletter

Access to our online newsletter published three times a year.

Upcoming Events

February 7, 3 Year Old Developmental Screening

If you are interested in having your 3 year old screened, please give us a call at 816-874-3680 to set up an appointment.

These screenings are intended for children who have not already been screened in the home or through a referral screening this fall.

 February 11, Mr. Stinky Feet (Jim Cosgrove) Performance, LTEC 6:00 pm

Please join us for a Valentine's Day themed Mr. Stinky Feet Show.

February 21, 4 Year Old Developmental Screening

If you are interested in having your  year old screened, please give us a call at 816-874-3680 to set up an appointment.

These screenings are intended for children who have not already been screened in the home or through a referral screening this fall.

March 24, Messy Madness at Thomas Ultican Elementary (1812 NW Vesper Blue Springs, MO)

It's what you have been waiting for! Come join us for some messy fun on Tuesday, March 24th from 6:00-7:30 pm.  Come and go as you please but allow enough time to get your fun in before it ends!

Kindergarten Enrollment 2020-2021

You can find kindergarten enrollment information at www.bssd.net. 

In the Community

Success By 6

Early childhood games, books, and other materials are available for use on-site or via checkout at out SB6 Resource Center.  SB6 is open on Tuesdays from 9:30-3:30 pm at the Paul Consiglio Wellness Center, 1501 NW Jefferson Blue Springs.  Contact Patty Mohn for more information, 816-308-6540.

Early Childhood Advisory Board Meetings

April 16th at Liggett Trail Education Center, 8:00 am