|Posted by Administrator on July 26, 2016 at 11:00 AM|
Thursday, July 21 will be a big day for early childhood in Summit County, as Parents as Teachers™ (PAT) President and CEO Scott Hippert will visit Akron to see first-hand how the Akron Metropolitan Housing Authority (AMHA) has successfully implemented its parent education program and how community collaboration has helped them successfully support hundreds of families.
|Posted by Administrator on March 8, 2016 at 3:35 PM|
|Posted by Administrator on February 28, 2013 at 2:55 PM|
It their winter publication, the international organization, Parents as Teachers (PAT), recognized AMHA's Early Childhood Initiative for its innovative use of the evidence-base PAT home visiting curriculum. ECI offers PAT to AMHA families with children under three years old. Read More
|Posted by Administrator on January 29, 2013 at 3:05 PM|
In Laura Ofobike's editorial, "Put the Money on Early Education: The AMHA and its partners get the point," AMHA is praised for its efforts in early learning. "Collaborations among [AMHA], a variety of county agencies and schools are helping put a floor of opportunity underneath children who otherwise lack those advantages." Read More
|Posted by Administrator on November 30, 2012 at 1:50 PM|
A recent publication by the Council of Large Public housing Authorities highlighted AMHA's Early Childhood Initiative for its efforts. "The best place to start is at the beginning and [AMHA] is doing just that."
Read the full article, beginning on page 4, here: Bringing Education Home: Housing Authorities and Learning Initiatives