Paul Tough

Writer & Speaker


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 For more information, please visit the Lavin Agency’s speaker’s page for Paul.


Mar 23 2016

Toronto, ON

Time: 8:30am

Breakfast Keynote at Transitions Conference

Paul will discuss How Children Succeed in a speech at the Transitions Conference, presented by the Higher Education Quality Council of Ontario. The event will be held in the Fairmont Royal York Hotel. More Information >

Nov 8 2014

Toronto, ON

Time: 9:15am

People for Education Keynote

Paul will discuss How Children Succeed in a keynote speech at the annual conference of People for Education. More Information >

Nov 14 2012

Toronto, ON

Time: 7:00pm

Leighton G. McCarthy Memorial Lecture

Paul will deliver the Leighton G. McCarthy Memorial Lecture, part of the Jackman Institute of Child Study Public Lecture Series, in the Ground Floor Library of the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education, 252 Bloor Street West. More Information >

Nov 13 2012

Toronto, ON

Time: 7:30pm

Lecture at University of Toronto Schools

Paul will discuss How Children Succeed in the U.T.S. auditorium, 371 Bloor Street West. Book signing to follow. More Information >