Educate, Equip and Inspire: Professional Conference for Parent Educators

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Date(s) - Thursday, April 19, 2018
8:15 am - 4:00 pm

The Barry Robinson Center


A one-day conference for professionals engaged in parent education in homes, schools, healthcare and community organizations. Connect and learn with others doing this vital work and leave feeling educated, equipped and inspired.

Featuring nationally renowned speakers:

Dr. Michael Bradley

Author of Crazy-Stressed: Saving Today’s Overwhelmed Teens With Love, Laughter and the Science of Resilience.

Dr. Terry Morris

NASA Langley systems engineer and motivational speaker supporting child advocacy, education and community service, sharing his journey of resilience from Nothing to NASA.

The Hampton Roads Parenting Education Network (HRPEN) members will facilitate additional sessions to support professional development.

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