Raising WI Children Conference

Registration is now closed.

Registered but need help accessing the conference? Read more in the FAQ below.

Dads, moms, grandparents, foster parents, child care providers, educators, and all those caring for children are welcome to our first virtual parenting conference! Attend every session or a few. This conference is for you!

4x4 grid of circles with different photos of faces on left. On right words promoting Raising Wisconsin's Children conference Jan 13 and 15 2022. Register now.

Keynote Speakers and Topics

January 13, 2022

6:00 PM CST

January 15, 2022

9:00 AM CST

Young Children, Families, and Screens

Widen Your Window: How Understanding The Stress Response System Can Improve Your Parenting

– Heather Kirkorian, PhD

– Laura Froyen, PhD



  1. Will the conference be recorded? No. We will not be recording the conference for later access. However, we encourage you to register and attend even one session.
  2. Will you be offering CEUs or other credits for the conference? No, we are not offering credits for this conference.
  3. I’m registered, when will you send information about how to attend the conference (web links, etc)?
    • All registered participants received an email on Monday January 10, 2022 from Kevin Murphy (wisc.edu email address) with the subject line “Raising Wisconsin’s Children 2022.”
    • If you don’t see it in your email, check your SPAM.
    • We will resend the links each day of the conference (Thursday and Saturday) for easy access.
    • If you still need help accessing the conference, contact Anne Clarkson with “Conference Access” in the subject line.


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