13th Annual Sandra J. Skolnik Lecture on Early Childhood Education & Advocacy


Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Sheldon Hall (Monument St entrance) 1901 E. Monument St.
Baltimore, 21205 MD



Dr. Kathy Hirsh-Pasek was declared a “scientific entrepreneur” by the American Academy of Psychology. The author of 16 books, her Einstein Never Used Flashcards won the Book for a Better Life Award in 2003 while her Becoming Brilliant was a New York Times Bestseller in Education. Dr. Hirsh-Pasek served as the President of the International Congress for Infant Studies and is on the Governing Board of the Society for Research in Child Development and is the cofounder of the global Learning Science Exchange Fellowship. Her newest initiative, Playful Learning Landscapes, re-imagines cities and public squares as places with science infused designs that enhance academic and social opportunities.

This event is free and open to the public. Attendees are eligible for 1.5 Continued Training hours. Participation is limited so advance registration is required by September 16.

The Sandra J. Skolnik Lecture is made possible by generous support from: PNC Bank, Legg Mason, M and T Bank, and Child Care Foundation, Inc.

To accommodate everyone’s schedule and comfort levels, this event will be held as a hybrid event. 

  • If you plan to attend in person, click here
  • If you plan to attend the live online program, register here.