Project Enlightenment, Wake County Public Schools


501 S. Boylan Avenue
Raleigh, NC 27603
(919) 856-7774
(919) 508-0810 (fax)
http://www.projectenlightenment.wcpss.net

Parents as Teachers Home Program

Based on a nationally-recognized model, Parents as Teachers (PAT) services are offered to children birth to 5 years who are at risk for school failure. The program includes monthly or bi-weekly home visits, family education groups, periodic screening and referrals to other resources.

Supporting School Readiness

Through Supporting School Readiness, children are offered the opportunity to attend a part-day, week-long summer enrichment program at an elementary school site during the year prior to their kindergarten entry. The program Includes up to five monthly playgroups which focus on social/personal skills and development of oral language and school readiness skills.

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The social, educational and economic benefits for investing in our future workforce are so clear that the U.S. Chamber of Commerce released a 2010 report saying, "Early childhood education has a tremendous impact on the national viability of the American dream."