Education

Parents as Teachers supports El Paso families

For Ana Olivares, retiring last July should’ve been an exciting time but being home had her slightly nerve-racked. She was gearing up to be a full-time grandma to her 3-year old granddaughter, Mila, who she’d be tending to during the day.

“It had been a long time since I had been at home,” Olivares said. “I was preparing to have her with me every day and I’d ask myself, “What can I do to keep her interest? How do I go back to basics?"