Presenter Proposal Form

We invite you to submit a proposal to present at the 16th Annual Family Leadership Conference to be held Thursday, April 30th – May 1, 2020 at the Embassy Suites in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

The conference will help families improve their advocacy skills so they can impact the systems that affect their children. We are looking for workshops that offer an innovative approach towards helping families develop their skills as advocates for their children and as leaders in their communities. We also highly encourage workshops to be delivered in Spanish.

Please make sure to include specific points detailing how your workshop will encourage and develop advocacy skills and parent/family participation in policy.

Workshops are an hour and fifteen minutes in length. The conference organizer will provide LCD projectors and screens for each workshop.

All proposals must be received no later than March 1, 2020.

Suggested topics:

  • Health and Nutrition
  • Early Childhood
  • Parenting
  • IDEA Part C and/or Part B
  • IEP Strategies
  • Inclusion
  • Family Engagement
  • Literacy
  • Common Core
  • Behavior
  • ADA
  • Youth
  • Transitions
  • Advocacy
  • Section 504
  • Other topics are welcomed!

Submit your proposal using the form below:

Presenter Proposal Form

    First Name*

    Last Name*









    Workshop title*

    List Co-presenters and the organization they represent:

    Provide a 3-5 sentence description of your workshop* (as it will appear on the program):

    Provide a 3-5 sentence biography* (as it will appear on the program):

    Describe your plan to incorporate parent advocacy into your session:

    Can this workshop be presented in Spanish?*

    Are you willing to repeat your session?*

    If yes, when?

    Additional Information:

    Agreement: I understand and agree that my time is valuable and I will not or do not expect any compensation, reimbursement, or honorarium from Parents Reaching Out. I also understand that I will be responsible for making copies of my handouts and/or materials.*