Families Learning Conference rescheduled for 2021

The National Center for Families Learning (NCFL) has made the difficult decision to postpone the Families Learning Conference. The new dates are October 25-27, 2021, still held at the Renaissance Dallas Addison. Given the strain and uncertainty caused by the COVID-19 health crisis, and after surveying our constituents and evaluating many factors related to planning, […]

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Nominate a student speaker for #NCFL20

The National Center for Families Learning (NCFL) is seeking past or current family literacy and family learning students to share their stories with practitioners and peers across the country this fall. NCFL is seeking student speakers for its 2020 Families Learning Conference, which will be held Oct. 19-21 in Dallas. Each year during the Conference, […]

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Apply to present at #NCFL20

The Families Learning Conference is coming to the Lone Star State this fall! Each year, the National Center for Families Learning (NCFL) enlists the country’s family engagement experts to present best practices, strategies, and resources to help families succeed in accomplishing their educational and economic goals. NCFL is seeking proposals reflecting highly interactive and engaging […]

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#NCFL20 is headed to the Lone Star State!

Join the National Center for Families Learning in Dallas, Texas, Oct. 19-21, 2020, to discover innovative family learning strategies and practices to strengthen your community. The 2020 Families Learning Conference will allow attendees to build their network of peers, hone skills in industry knowledge, and explore new teaching methods to take a more holistic approach to family engagement. Registration […]

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In the books! A look back at #NCFL19

For 30 years, NCFL has called Louisville, Kentucky home. For three days, family literacy and learning practitioners from across the country did the same, gathering together in the Derby City for the 2019 Families Learning Conference, held Nov. 4-6. Over 900 educators, social service providers, librarians, policymakers, and funders attended, hailing from 45 states as […]

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One month to go! What’s new at #NCFL19?

Each year, the Families Learning Conference planning team sets out to enhance the Conference experience by utilizing attendee feedback from the previous year. You asked for resources in funding and sustainability, educational content for working with parent leaders and K-12 students, plus more networking opportunities—and you got it! From a film screening and “non-sessions”, to new […]

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Catch these featured sessions at #NCFL19

The 2019 Families Learning Conference is just four weeks away! With over 100 sessions to choose from, you’ll want to start planning your experience now. Content will be offered in the strands of Adult Education, Early Childhood Education, Funding and Sustainability, K-12 Education, Library, Research and Policy, and Parent Leadership. #NCFL19 will have a wide […]

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#NCFL19 offers something for everyone

This guest blog post is authored by Tracy Noles, Senior Director of Literacy and Family Learning Services at the National Center for Families Learning. Fall is here! Along with shorter days, college football, and world class horse racing comes another event that I look forward to each year—the Families Learning Conference, presented by the National Center […]

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Daily rates are published!

Daily rates published for #NCFL19

Can’t make the entire 2019 Families Learning Conference? Register for the day that best fits your schedule! Our days at the 2019 Families Learning Conference are packed full of great sessions and afford the opportunity to connect with other industry professionals. However, we know that work and family schedules may prohibit the opportunity to dedicate […]

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Explore Louisville at #NCFL19

The National Center for Families Learning (NCFL) was first formed in Louisville, Kentucky in 1989. Though its programming has since spread across the country, affecting more than 4.5 million parents and children, Louisville still remains the site of NCFL’s headquarters. As the national nonprofit celebrates 30 years of education solutions for families this year, its Families Learning Conference returns […]

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Featured speakers announced for ​​#NCFL19

The National Center for Families Learning will present the 2019 Families Learning Conference Nov. 4-6 in Louisville, KY. This year’s Conference will be one for the books, as NCFL celebrates 30 years of empowering families through education solutions. We will officially begin our exciting time together Monday morning with Dr. Karen L. Mapp at our Opening Session. For […]

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