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Kansas Parents as Teachers Association provides networking opportunities, leadership, visibility, research and information to build high quality PAT programs throughout Kansas.

Kansas Commissioner of Education Randy Watson speaks about kindergarten readiness...see video below


Kansas Commissioner of Education Randy Watson speaks about kindergarten readiness, one of the five outcomes identified by the Kansas State Board of Education for the new vision.

Posted by Kansas State Department of Education on Friday, April 8, 2016


Olathe Summer Conference Early Childhood Strand for Parents as Teachers Programs

Please join us for the 25th Annual Olathe Summer Conference. We will have great sessions on May 25-27, 2016 from 8:00-4:00 each day.

The Olathe Summer Conference is in its 25th Year. This year we have several Conscious Discipline sessions as well as other topics of interest to PAT programs. Contact Jan Heinen with questions:

More information at Olathe Summer Conference Web Info

Click here for the flyer

Click here for the registration form


Click here for the Summer Conference Book


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Show your support for KPATA by contributing financially to support our activities at the state level. KPATA is a nonprofit agency, a 501(c)3 serving all parent educators, children, and families in Kansas. There are opportunities for individuals, corporations, and foundations to play a variety of important roles in helping KPATA achieve its mission.

Every dollar invested in quality early care and education saves taxpayers up to $13.00 in future costs.

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