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February 6, 2018
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May 16, 2018
Skyline High School
May 17, 2018
First Stage (Kidstage) Theater

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Recent Speaking Events

International Gentle Parenting Conference, Cambridge, England

Smith College Center for Early Childhood Education, Northampton, MA

Oregon Psychological Association, Portland, OR (for Clinicians)

American Express Parents

Utah Foster Care Symposium

Santa Clara Valley Council Parent Participation Preschools Unplug & Play Conference

Norfolk Children’s Hospital, Norfolk, VA

Ackerman Family Institute, New York, NY

City of Irvine Child Care Coordination Training, Irvine, CA

La Leche League of the Sunshine State, Daytona Beach, FL

La Leche League of Canada National Conference, Ontario, Canada

Brooklyn Early Childhood Director's Association

Charlestown Nursery School, Boston MA

Wellesley Mothers Forum, Wellesley, MA

New Mexico Association for the Education of Young Children

West Chester School District, West Chester, PA

Holistic Moms Network National Conference, Montclair, NJ

The Blue School, New York, NY

Speakers for Parents in Cooperative Education, Redwood City, CA

Parents Education League, Los Angeles, CA

Tampa Bay Birth Network, Tampa Bay, FL

Beit Rabban Synagogue, New York, NY

Congregation Beth Israel & Pachie’s Place, San Diego, CA

Partnership for Awareness, San Marino, CA

Cobble Hill Preschool, Brooklyn, NY

Casa Montessori, Brooklyn, NY

Bowery Babes, New York, NY

San Francisco Council of Parent Participation Nursery Schools, San Francisco, CA

Adoptive Parents Committee Annual Conference

Parents Place, London

Children the Heart of the Matter Conference, Vancouver, Canada

Bucharest, Romania - Parent Talks & Parent Educator Training 

Beijing, China - Parent Talks & Parent Educator Training 

Golden Gate Mothers Group, San Francisco, CA

Unitarian Church of Staten Island, NY

The Mulberry School, San Jose, CA

Discovery Charter School, San Jose, CA

Hawthorne Montessori School, Austin, TX

Bluebonnet Montessori School, Austin, TX

Resurrection Episcopal Day School, NY

PS 9, Brooklyn, NY

Rosie Posie Baby, Anaheim, CA

Jersey City Moms MeetUp, Jersey City, NJ

Montessori Day School, Brooklyn, NY

Holistic Moms Network, Parents Place & Monterey Bay Charter School, Monterey, CA



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