Devorah’s Schedule of Appearances


In the works: Traveling with Growing Up in Public

Week of September 12, 2023

September 10: Printer’s Row Lit Fest, Chicago
September 11: Prospect Sierra School
September 12: Lafayette, CA
September 13: Mountain View Los Altos

Week of September 18, 2023

September 18: Invitation-only webinar for everyone who pre-orders

Week of September 25

Chicago Events 
September 26: Bennett Day School
Catherine Cook School,
Avery Coonley

Week of October 3

Roland Park Country Day School and AIMS, Baltimore, MD

Week of October 12

Boston Area Events at Ursuline Academy and The Fay School

Week of October 18

Hinsdale Public Schools, Saint Isaac Jogues 

Week of October 23

October 23: 
Parents League of New York

October 24, Mamaroneck, NY morning and Darien, CT YWCA evening

Week of November 1

ISACS, Columbus, OH

Week of November 9

FAN, November 6, Kenilworth, IL

Saint Louis Events November 7-11th

YALSA, November 11th



Village School, Pacific Palisades, CA
Chandler School, Pasadena, CA
Davis Parent University, Davis, CA


Feb 6 Deerfield Parent Network
Feb 8 King School in Stamford, CT
Feb 22-23 University School Jackson

Events in Pennsylvania and Colorado

Potomac School, DC Area

Selected 2022-2023 events

  • Heard In Rye, Rye New York
  • Glenbard Parenting Series, Glen Ellyn, NY
  • Queens Valley School of the Arts, NYC
  • River Trails School, IL
  • Nichols School, Buffalo, NY
  • Brearley School, New York City
  • St. Luke’s School, New Canaan, CT
  • Sacred Heart School, Chicago, IL
  • Arlington Heights Public Schools, IL
  • Oceanside, NY
  • SAES School Network (Southwestern US)
  • The Town School, NYC
  • Hannah Senesh School, Brooklyn, NY


  • Episcopal Day School, San Mateo, CA
  • Francis Parker School, Chicago, IL
  • Burbank Schools, Burbank, CA
  • Sidley Austin, National
  • Sonoma Country Day, Santa Rosa, CA
  • Turner Construction, Nation (Parenting ERG)
  • Alexander Dawson School, Las Vegas, NV
  • Rockwell Industries, Wisconsin
  • Dealey School, Dallas TX
  • International School of Brooklyn, NY
  • Arroyo Public School South Pasadena, CA
  • IECA conference, Philadelphia, PA
  • LHRIC Tell Awards, New York
  • Holy Child, Rosemont, PA
  • Baldwin School, Bryn Mawr, PA
  • The Walden School, Pasadena, CA
  • Solomon Schechter School, Northbrook, IL
  • Parent Wiser Series, Issaquah, Wa
  • Rye Neck, NY
  • PS 321, Brooklyn, NY
  • Bernard Zell Anshe Emet School, Chicago, IL
  • Naperville, IL
  • Columbus Academy, Columbus, OH
  • Newman School, New Orleans, LA


  • Langley School, DC
  • Polytechnic School, Pasadena, CA
  • The Village School, Los Angeles
  • Triangle Day School, NC
  • Sidwell Friends School, Washington DC
  • Woodlynde School, PA
  • Marlborough School, Los Angeles
  • CHS Palo Alto “Rebalancing with Tech” in the New Normal
  • Brawerman Elementary School, Los Angeles, CA
  • Villa Academy, Seattle, WA
  • AAUW Fireside Chat
  • Colorado Academy
  • Sea Coast Communities, New Hampshire
  • Cambridge Public Library, Cambridge, MA
  • Telluride Educational Foundation, Telluride, CO


  • January 14, Noted Author Series, PEP, Washington DC
  • January 15, Oregon Episcopal School, Portland OR
  • January 23, Francis Parker School, Chicago, IL
  • January 30, St Francis Xavier School, LaGrange, IL
  • February 4, Bell School, Chicago, IL
  • February 25, Saint Stephens Episcopal School, Miami, FL
  • March 11, Sequoia High School, Redwood City, CA
  • March 17, COSN Washington, DC
  • March 18, Shady Hill School, Cambridge, MA
  • March 19, Belmont Day School, Belmont MA
  • April 6, Atlis Conference, Chicago IL
  • April 14-15, Mahtomedi, MN
  • April 27, Siena School,  Parenting in Place (Virtual)
  • May 14, Sonoma Country Day School
  • June 2, Lake Forest Public Schools (COVID Summer webinar)
  • June 16, Sears School, Kenilworth, IL
  • Webinar with Rosalind Wiseman at Your Teen
  • Parenting in Place Master Class
  • LHRIC Keynote, September 2020

Fall 2019

  • September 16, Campus School of Smith College,  MA
  • September 17, Bancroft School Worcester, MA (AISNE event)
  • September 23-24, The Harley School  Rochester, NY
  • October 1, San Antonio Children’s Museum, TX
  • October 11, Mindfully Digital Conference, Endwell NY
  • October 15, Sidwell Friends School, Washington DC
  • October, 16-18, Heathwood School, Columbia, SC
  • November 5-6, Oakwood School Los Angeles


  • Keynote for SEL Professional Learning Day, Austin ISD
  • Neal, Gerber & Eisenberg LLP – Chicago
  • Spark Kindness, Natick, MA
  • Bryn Mawr School, Baltimore, MD
  • Prospect Sierra School, Oakland, CA
  • Great Lakes, YPO Kitchener-Waterloo, Ontario
  • Rogers Park Montessori, Chicago, IL
  • Burroughs School, St Louis, MO
  • Marlborough School, Los Angeles CA
  • The Town School  New York, NY
  • St Xavier High School Cincinnati OH
  • The Wilson School, Saint Louis, MO
  • HAIS Professional Development, Honolulu Hawaii
  • Gemini Junior High School, Niles, IL
  • St. Mary’s Episcopal Day School, Tampa FL
  • Iolani School  Honolulu, HI
  • Longmeadow High School  Longmeadow, MA
  • St. Vrain Valley Schools, CO
  • Buckley School, Los Angeles, CA

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What do people say about working with Devorah? 

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Do you have video? 

Yes! Here are some videos on YouTube.

What do you speak about? 

Popular topics for parent talks are described here. I also offer custom professional development, student workshops and keynotes.

Where else has Devorah spoken?

Many previous corporate, workplace, conference and school engagements are listed here. 

Devorah Heitner Keynote Speaker