Parent Advisory Board (PAB)

CDC Parents

Bettye Ackerman-Cobb Child Development Center

DSCR | Building 100

Monday - Friday | 6:30 AM - 5:30 PM

Closed Weekends and All Federal Holidays

(804) 279-3018

The Bettye Ackerman-Cobb Child Development Center (CDC) offers a plethora of opportunities for parent involvement. These programs include but are not limited to Parent Advisory Board (PAB) Meetings and quarterly activities.

PAB Meetings:

  • The PAB Meetings are held virtually on the third Thursday of each month from 11:30 A.M. - 12:30 P.M. 
  • The CDC emails parents/guardians with the dial in information for the meetings. Please contact the CDC at (804) 279-3018 if you have not received the meeting information. 

 PAB Membership:

  • Open to all parents/guardians of children attending the Bettye Ackerman-Cobb CDC. The Executive Board governs the PAB and consists of parents serving in positions such as: President, Secretary, Room Representatives, and Committee Chair(s).

Purpose of the PAB:

  • Facilitate communication and foster a positive relationship between the parents/guardians, the teaching staff, and the CDC Director
  • Learn about the CDC's policies, procedures, programs, and activities
  • Highlight the recent accomplishments of the CDC
  • Discuss philosophies and practices related to early childhood education and how they are implemented at the CDC
  • Promote and support a safe and positive educational environment for the physical, mental, and intellectual well-being of the children
  • Make recommendations for change to the CDC Director regarding the following areas: goals, policies, use of facilities, and/or use of resources

If you have any questions, please contact the CDC at (804) 279-3018.

If you are a Bettye-Ackerman-Cobb CDC family, please join our private Facebook group.