The opening reception at this year’s conference is going to start with Robie Harris reading one of her famous children’s books!
photo by Marshall Marcovitz
AND THEN!! Others are going to join in! Dressed in their jammies!
We hope you’ll join us, dressed in your jammies, if you’re so inclined too!
The 30th annual
National Sex Ed Conference schedule looks amazing!
One of the most exciting events at the conference this year will be a keynote by three leaders from the World Association for Sexual Health (WAS)! Eusubio Rubio, Kevan Wylie, and Sara Nasserzadeh hail from Mexico, the UK, and Iran to share with us what is happening in sex education around the world. Find more information here!
Find out all about our special events, keynotes, and the details of all of the workshops on the Conference Schedule page!
Or watch our animation about the special events:
**Please note that the following schedule of speakers is subject to change.**
“Excellent conference, great information, great educators, wonderful interaction!”
David M. HallAuthor, Allies at Work
“This conference cannot be missed. The presenters are brilliant, the research and curriculum are cutting edge, and the community something you will cherish throughout your career.”
Paul JoannidesAuthor, Guide to Getting It On
“Conferences that are memorable and unfold without a hitch don’t just happen. The CFLE put in countless hours — and an obvious measure of love –into making the conference work so well. They made it look effortless.”
Mary GreenfieldSexuality Education Consultant
“You guys were awesome – seeming to be everywhere you were needed, tireless, full of good cheer and feedback. Thanks for a thoughtful, fun, challenging, and idea-filled conference.”
Rebecca ChalkerPace University
“An outstanding and informative conference!”
Justine FonteMPH Student, Columbia University
“Thank you for a wonderful conference. I feel so privileged to have been a part of it and be surrounded by such inspiring individuals.”
Alie Kriofske MainellaIndependence First
“I thought the conference was AMAZING! It was my first one and I’m so excited to have been surrounded by so many sex-positive professionals.”
Ashley GauntPlanned Parenthood community educator
“The CFLE National Sex Ed Conference is where my dreams, my career, and my life began. My professor suggested that I volunteer at this conference. I could speak forever about what I learned at the conference and how wonderful I feel it is for the development of my career in sexual health.”
“Kudos for an extraordinary conference! I know that countless hours went into the planning and implementation of the event. The conference team was a delight to work with–organized, professional, and friendly.”
Shira Cahn-LipmanPlanned Parenthood League of Massachusetts
“A really fabulous three days!”
Steve BrownAuthor, Streetwise to Sex-Wise
“A heartfelt thanks for a terrific conference. I’m so glad I decided to go. It was great to meet many of you from this list and put faces to names. My head was exploding on the way home from all the ideas I was exposed to.”
Ryan McKee, MS, MEdCo-Editor of Taking Sides:Clashing Views in Human Sexuality
The CFLE Conference has become THE conference for sexuality educators of all grades and ranks. More and more college instructors I've spoken to are seeing it as the premier Sex Ed event in the country. And it gets stronger every year!
Al VernacchioAuthor, For Goodness Sex
"A welcoming space, a caring and attentive staff, and awesome workshops and speakers - a true feast of innovative and exciting ideas for every educator!"