Parents Education Network

A sincere Thank You to all of you who supported our 2014 Annual Fund Campaign. Your support makes a real difference for students with learning and attention differences!

We have raised 95% of our $120,000 goal for the campaign, and last-minute donations are still coming in. If you haven't had a chance to support the campaign and would like to help us reach the goal, you
can still donate now . Every dollar helps!

Welcome! Parents Education Network (PEN) is a coalition of parents collaborating with educators, students and the community to empower and bring academic and life success to students with learning and attention differences.

Since 2003 PEN has become the Bay Area's premier grass roots resource for parents, professionals and students dealing with learning and attention issues. Read more...

Eradicating Low Achievement in Mathematics Classrooms
Thurs Jan 29 | 5 PM

Jo Boaler, Professor of Mathematics Education at Stanford, will share the latest knowledge on the reasons for students' difficulties in math classrooms and a range of resources to help your students start a new journey with math.


A Personalized Approach to ADHD: Developing/Updating a Treatment Program for your Child
Redwood City Thurs Jan 22 | 9 AM
With Damon Korb, M.D., F.A.A.P.
Director, Center for Developing Minds

SAFE Panel at Google
Mountain View  Wed Feb 25 | 7 PM

A Strength-Based Approach to Treating ADHD
San Francisco Fri Feb 27 | 9 AM
With Dr. Shirley Liu, Psychiatrist and Dr. Gabrielle Anderson, Clinical Psychologist from the Hallowell Center

EdRev 2015: April 25 - Register now!

EdRev (Education Revolution) is a unique event, the largest annual gathering of students with learning and attention differences, and the parents and educators who support them. Visit for information.

EdRev 2015 will take place on Saturday, April 25. Register now!

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Parents Education Network (PEN) and 14 other nonprofits have been developing a new digital destination for parents of children with learning and attention issues -- and it’s unlike anything available today.

Explore Now

Listen to this great panel discussion featuring 3 of our Student Advisors for Education (SAFE) in collaboration with Student Voice and Learning Ally.

Local PEN Affiliates

PEN currently has Affiliates in Sacramento, Silicon Valley, and Phoenix, AZ. Please check out this video and contact us if you're interested in starting an Affiliate in your area.

We rely on your generosity to directly support our programs. Your contributions effect real change in the lives of kids with learning and attention differences!

Parents Education Network (PEN), 6050 Geary Blvd., Ste. 101A, San Francisco, CA 94121    Phone: (415) 751-2237

PEN is a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, federal tax ID# 43-2008436.

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