Join Parents as Teachers in Philadelphia November 29 - December 1 for our 2017 International Conference. This year's gathering features over 50 conference workshops and four preconference workshops*.

Conference kicks off Wednesday evening with our Opening General Session featuring a welcome from Parents as Teachers National Center President and CEO, Constance Gully, Parent Educator of the Year awards, a panel discussion moderated by Parents as Teacher board member Kwesi Rollins, and a recognition of Milestone Recipients.


Quick Reference Pages

Schedule at a Glance

Schedule at a Glance

Preconference Workshops

Preconference Workshops

Conference Workshops

Conference Workshops


Thursday offers four workshop time-slots with more than 32 sessions to choose from. Workshop tracks are Community Partnerships, Cultural Responsiveness and Humility, Engaging Families, Health and Development, Innovations, Leadership and Supervision, Parent-Child Development, and PAT Model Fidelity.

Thursday evening, conference attendees are all invited to a night out event at Reading Terminal featuring food, music and the opportunity to meet and network with other attendees from across the country and around the globe.

Conference attendees at the 2016 Conference Night-Out.

Conference attendees at the 2016 Conference Night-Out.

There are two more workshop time-slots with 16 sessions to select on Friday morning. Immediately following is our Closing General Session Luncheon featuring Losos Prize recipients and closing keynote speaker Alison Gopnik.

 

 

* Preconference workshops are available through the registration page and are offered as an add-on to conference registration or as preconference-only access.



For more information about Parents as Teachers 2017 International Conference, please email us at patconference@parentsasteachers.org