2020 AHEPPP Institutes 

AHEPPP Institutes are pre-conference style workshops meant to supplement your National Conference experience. We are excited to offer two tracks for both new and seasoned professionals in the field of family relations. 

NEW TO FAMILY ENGAGEMENT TRACK - ALL DAY

Join us for the AHEPPP Institute: New to Family Engagement Track on Monday, November 16 from 8:00 am to Noon. Attendees will engage and interact with colleagues in the field to begin building their professional network and learn promising practices which can be utilized on their campuses. The day will include sessions presented by current members of the AHEPPP Board of Directors. Attendees have the option to enjoy a joint lunch with participants in the communications track and, if they wish, the opportunity to participate in the afternoon sessions at no additional fee. The New to Family Engagement Track is designed for professionals who are new to working with parents and families in new or established programs. 

Participants will:

  • Be able to identify the mission, vision, and structure of AHEPPP

  • Begin to establish a network of mutually supportive parent and family programming professionals

  • Be able to identify elements of successful parent and family programs and ideas for implementation by networking and learning from seasoned professionals in the field.

Marketing & Communications Track - AFTERNOON

Join us for the AHEPPP Institute: Marketing and Communications on Monday, November 16 from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm. Attendees will engage and interact with colleagues in the field of parent and family engagement along with professionals in the communication field.  Lunch is include.

Participants will:

  • Learn how to develop an action plan and learn strategies for communicating with families to get a seat at the table back at their campus
  • Be able to identify elements of successful crisis communications and ideas for implementation by networking and learning from seasoned professionals in the field
  • Grow your network of mutually supportive parent and family programming professionals

AHEPPP Institutes are non-refundable.