PA Presents

Upcoming 2019 PA Presents Events:

Social and Emotional Learning Symposium

Friday, May 17, 2019

This year, Dr. Eric Conti, Superintendent of the Burlington School District and President of the Massachusetts Association of School Superintendents, will be the keynote speaker for our second annual Social and Emotional Learning Symposium. The symposium will consist of morning and afternoon sessions and a panel discussion with speakers who will discuss SEL on a state, school, and community level moderated by Dr. Richard Maizell.


Guest Workshop Series

The Full Value of Mindfulness with John Grund, LCSW
Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Experience this scientifically proven and life-changing practice of mindfulness
through a variety of stress-reducing and meditative practices and techniques that
will cultivate both personal and social wellbeing to create a healthy community.


Full Circle Facilitation with Lisa Howard
Thursday, May 23, 2019

Maximize participant learning and outcomes while facilitating meaningful
debriefing sessions with any population using the Adventure Wave and
Experiential Learning Cycle with intention.


A Diversity Adventure: Conversations to actions worth having with Bart Crawford & Vince Canziani
Monday, June 17, 2019

This workshop utilizes a strength building approach to designing opportunities
for dialog, perspective taking, and valuing experience and is intended to help
participants develop a respectful and empowering approach so that diversity is
recognized and experienced as the positive asset it is.


Creating Full Value Schools with Richard Maizell, Psy.D.
Sunday, July 28, 2019

Watch how Full Value behavioral norms (Be Here, Be Safe, Be Honest, Set Goals, Let
Go and Move On, Care for Self and Others) can establish an effective social-emotional
learning (SEL) primary prevention program in K-12 public and private schools.


Adventures in Corporate Innovation: An entrepreneurial approach with Michael LaRhette
Thursday, August 22, 2019

Corporate innovation models pull from both internal expertise and external
partnerships. Learn how to make the connections between the strategic goals of an
organization and the practical lessons learned through entrepreneurship.