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Our Vision is that all children will grow up in nurturing families.

Our Mission is to enhance parenting skills, knowledge, and behavior through a strong, statewide network that promotes and improves parenting education.

Registration Links Coming Soon!

2016 Strong Roots Training Institutes

FOCUS: Helping Parents Prepare Young
Children for School Success


Professional Development Webinar
Series to Address Adverse Childhood Experiences

CEUs Available for the Series *

TUESDAY, AUGUST 9, Noon - 1:30 PM

ACEs & Substance Abuse Treatment
Implications: Developing ACE-
Informed Substance Abuse Programs

Presented by: Heather Larkin, Ph.D.
HEARTS Initiative, University at Albany

CLICK HERE for Information & Registration Links

2016 Annual Submission Cycle

NYSPEP Parenting Educator
Credential Applicants


Application Portfolios Are Due

Orientations will be scheduled in early 2017

NEW! Credentialed Parenting Educators Directory

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New York State Parenting Education Partnership (NYSPEP)

NYSPEP exists to transform lives and improve children’s futures.

NYSPEP assists professionals—and ultimately the parents and primary caregivers of children whom they serve—to obtain the skills, tools and support needed to raise healthy, nurtured children.

NYSPEP achieves this by offering resources, providing professional development, administering a statewide Parenting Educator Credential, and promoting quality parenting education through the use of evidence-based practices and promising programs.

“Educator competence is a highly complex variable . . . but is perhaps the most important variable of all” responsible for “50 to 80 percent of the...Continue Reading