Parents as Teachers

Dad reading with child from Book Bag Program on Personal Visit.Families in front of the garden at the center during Family Wellness class.One of our Preschool Academy classes with their pumpkins in order from smallest to largest.One of our Preschool Academy classes with the pumpkins they decorated.Experimenting on a Personal Visit. Will items sink or float in water? Little girl is ready with her safety googles on and a huge smile!A little baby sitting on his own during music and storytime at Stay and Play. You can tell he LOVES the drums based on the huge wide smile on his face!A teacher reading a book with Preschool Academy students.Infants attending Loving Littles class with their parents.


To partner with families of children ages birth to five to build a strong foundation for academic success.


  • Provide on-going individualized child development and parenting information.
  • Promote age-appropriate activities and experiences in the home.
  • Enhance school readiness skills.
  • Offer opportunities for socialization in group settings.
  • Administer yearly developmental screenings to each child.
  • Create a relationship of shared knowledge with families.

Parents as Teachers is a free early education program provided by Leander ISD for families with children ages birth to 5 who are interested in learning the best ways to ready their child for school success. These services are also offered to expectant parents. Families must live within the boundaries of the following elementary schools: Bagdad, Camacho, Faubion, Giddens, Grandview Hills, Knowles, and Reed. 

If your child's first language is Spanish and would attend one of the bilingual campuses (Bagdad, Knowles, Reed, Whitestone), your family also qualifies for Parents as Teachers.

Parents As Teachers Enrollment Application

Padres Como Maestros Aplicación de Matriculación

For more information about Parents as Teachers, contact Erin Garner at 512-570-0320. Please visit our Facebook Page to learn more about our program and access our bi-monthly newsletter and calendars.

300-B S. West Dr.
Leander, TX 78641
(located in portables directly behind the LEO Conference Center)
Phone: 512-570-0320

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