Past Speakers

Andrew Solomon at Trinity School

Each year Parents League provides our members with presentations from top experts in the fields of parenting and education. Admission is free for members.

Past speakers include:

Sophie Brickman, Author of Baby, Unplugged

Daisy Dowling: Author of Workparent

Dr. Kelly Fradin, Author of Advanced Parenting

Dr. Ned Hallowell: The Untapped Power of Human Connection

Megan Pamela Ruth Madison: How to Talk About Race with Children of Color

Aija Mayrock, Writer, Activist and Actress: One Teen’s Story of Surviving Bullying

Dr. Anna Levy-Warren, Founder and CEO, Organizational Tutors

Maya Payne Smart, Author of Reading for Our Lives

Dr. Joshua Rosenthal, Co-founder and CEO of Manhattan Psychology Group, PC and Manhattan Psychology Associates, PLLC,

Jean Schreiber, Early Childhood Educational Consultant: Minimizing Power Struggles with Toddlers and Preschool Children

Regina Skyer & Associates, Special Education Lawyers: Special Education & the Preschool-Aged Child and Turning Five

Andrew Solomon, Acclaimed Author, Professor and Activist: Diverse Parents and Diverse Children: Loving Across Difference

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If you represent an independent or private school click here to learn how to apply for School Membership, or call us at 212-737-7385. Annual membership dues are based on the total enrollment of the school.

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Upcoming Events

Kindergarten Admissions Workshop 2023
Anne Burns, Parents League School Advisor
Virtual Workshop
A link will be emailed to all registrants
New York, NY 10028
Tuesday, September 26, 2023
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Members: Register here
High School and Middle School NYC Admissions
Evie Gurney, Parents League School Advisor
Virtual Workshop
A link will be emailed to all registrants
New York, NY 10028
Wednesday, September 27, 2023
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Members: Register here