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Early learning

Sunday, February 14, 2010

Olivia Schuchart, 27 months old, lifts flaps as Maryiln Schlosser, Sikeston R-6 Parents as Teachers parent educator, reads her the book, "The Great Valentine's Day Surprise." In Missouri, the PAT program has taken a 28 percent cut in funding in the last 18 months.
(Photo by Leonna Heuring, Staff)
PAT program facing major cuts


SIKESTON -- Parents as Teachers parent educator Maryiln Schlosser raised a plastic block and asked 27-month-old Olivia Schuchart if she would put it on top of the table.

Olivia, who was in her family's living room, took the block from Schlosser, ran into the kitchen and placed the block on the table.

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