Paul Tough

Writer & Speaker

Appearances


Paul speaks on a number of topics, including education, child development, parenting, and community-building. For questions about lectures and speaking engagements, please contact Charles Yao, Director of Speakers at the Lavin Agency, at info@thelavinagency.com. For more information, please visit the Lavin Agency’s speaker’s page for Paul.


Past

Nov 19 2019

Austin, TX

Time: 7:00pm

PelotonU Fall Fundraiser Conversation

Paul will discuss The Years That Matter Most in conversation with Van Davis at the PelotonU Fall Fundraiser at Eden East, 755 Springdale Road. Registration required. More Information >


Nov 8 2019

Washington, DC

Time: 6:00pm

Keynote Speech at Inaugural Hack the Gates Conference

Paul will discuss The Years That Matter Most in a keynote address at Hack the Gates: The Convening.


Nov 7 2019

New York, NY

Time: 6:30pm

Discussion at iMentor Event

Paul will discuss The Years That Matter Most in conversation with Mike O’Brien at an event sponsored by iMentor. In the Citi auditorium at 388 Greenwich Street. More Information (and to register) >


Nov 6 2019

Dallas, TX

Time: 6:00pm

Discussion at Uplift Education Fundraiser

Paul will discuss The Years That Matter Most in a conversation with Dr. Natasha Murray at a dinner to benefit Uplift Education’s Road to College & Career Program. Belo Mansion, 2101 Ross Avenue. More Information >


Nov 5 2019

Springfield, MA

Time: 6:00pm

Springfield Public Forum Speech

Paul will discuss The Years That Matter Most in a speech at the Springfield Public Forum at Springfield Symphony Hall, 34 Court St. More Information >


Nov 5 2019

Hartford, CT

Time: 12:15pm

Social Mobility Through Education: A Conversation with Paul Tough

Paul will discuss The Years That Matter Most in a conversation at Trinity College alongside Angel Pérez and Matthew Rivera (both of whom appear in the book) and Joanne Berger-Sweeney, the president of the college. Mather Hall, Washington Room. More Information >


Nov 4 2019

Cambridge, MA

Time: 7:00pm

The Years That Matter Most at Harvard Book Store (with Tony Jack)

Paul will discuss The Years That Matter Most in conversation with Anthony Abraham Jack at Harvard Book Store, 1256 Massachusetts Avenue. More Information >


Nov 3 2019

Cambridge, MA

Time: 6:00pm

Keynote Lecture at 12th Annual Breakthroughs in Education event

Paul will deliver a lecture about The Years That Matter Most as part of Breakthroughs in Education 2019. The talk will be held in the Mark & Lisa Schwartz Auditorium of the Ragon Institute. Tickets required. More Information (and tickets) >


Nov 1 2019

Detroit, MI

Time: 4:00pm

Detroit Children’s Fund book talk

Paul will discuss The Years That Matter Most in a talk and Q&A hosted by the Detroit Children’s Fund. Industry Innovation Center, 461 Burroughs Street. Registration required. More Information >


Nov 1 2019

Traverse City, MI

Time: 8:30am

Leading Lifetime Learning Conference Speeches

Paul will discuss The Years That Matter Most and Helping Children Succeed in two speeches at the Leading Lifetime Learning Conference, hosted by the Traverse Bay Area Intermediate School District. More Information (and to register) >


Oct 30 2019

Houston, TX

Time: 6:00pm

CANCELLED: The Years That Matter Most with OneGoal in Houston

PLEASE NOTE THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO BASEBALL. WE’LL TRY TO RESCHEDULE SOON! [[Paul will discuss The Years That Matter Most in an event hosted by OneGoal in the Wilhelmina Cullen Robertson Auditorium at the University of Houston-Downtown, One North Main Street. More Information (and to register) >]]


Oct 29 2019

Austin, TX

Time: 4:30pm

The Years That Matter Most at the University of Texas

Paul will discuss The Years That Matter Most in an event hosted by the University of Texas. Blanton Auditorium, 200 E Martin Luther King Jr Blvd. More Information >