Speaking Engagements

Angela Hanscom gives keynotes and workshops all around the world. She’s known for unveiling the importance of daily movement and outdoor play experiences on the development of children in a way that is clear, eye-opening, and realistic.

"Very inspirational and eye-opening." –Occupational  Therapist

"Thank you for such a great Brisbane session this morning Angela. It was very inspiring and eye-opening; lots of light-bulb moments for me. It was such a pleasure to meet you. Hopefully it won't be the last time. Thank you for advocating for our children." – Parent

"This was such a fun day! So engaging and informative. Thought provoking and empowering. We felt so honored to be able to attend this conference all the way from Perth, Western Australia." – Nature Educators


2018 Speaking Schedule:

  • Environmental Learning Center Speaking Series, Vero Beach, FL, January 28
  • Early Childhood Regional Conference, Workshop, Chadron Nebraska, February 17
  • Littleton Early Childhood Council in Acton, MA - March 14th
  • Early Childhood Training Day - Houston, TX - March 29th 
  • Early Childhood Training Day - Dallas TX - March 30th 
  • Early Childhood Education Conference (Manitoba Child Care Association) - Keynote - May 24-26th
  • TEDx Portsmouth (Music Hall) - Portsmouth, NH - September 7th
  • (BREAK for training and TimberNook conference - October to November)
  • North Branch Nature Center - Montpelier, VT - November 15th

2019 Speaking Schedule:

  • Hitchcock Center for the Environment, MA, January 17 & 18
  • Normandale Lutheran, All Saints Preschool & Child Care, Edina, MN - February 7-8th
  • Panhandle Early Learning Conference, February 18
  • New Zealand & Australia Speaking Tour - March 18-30th
  • International Nature Pedagogy Conference - Keynote Speaker - March 29 & 30th
  • Early Childhood Outdoors Development Day & Symposium - Sheffield, England - May 1 & 2
  • Active Matters Physical Development Conference - Birmingham, England - May 3

Here is a selection of some of the places Angela has led workshops or been a featured/keynote speaker:
  • TEDx Talk for Johnson & Johnson (TEDxJNJ), Main Event speaker, Bethlehem, PA
  • Children and Nature Network, MN - Featured Speaker
  • Australia Speaking Tour with Inspired EC
  • Barnard College - Keynote Speaker at The Toddler Center, New York City, NY
  • Juniper Hill Forest School, Maine - Parent's Event
  • ECCDC Educator Workshop, Niagara, Ontario 
  • Opening Minds Conference, Chicago, IL - Keynote Speaker
  • Discovery Museum Speaker Series: The Gallery at Village Works, Weston, MA
  • US Forest Presentation
  • Ohio Occupational Therapy Association (OOTA) conference - Featured Speaker
  • US Play Coalition, Featured Speaker
  • Stamford Museum and Nature Center - Stamford, CT
  • California Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance (CAPHRED) Conference - Keynote speaker
  • Math and Science Symposium at the University of Saint Joseph in West Hartford, CT - Keynote speaker

If you are interested in booking Angela to speak to parents and educators, keynote a conference or another special group, please contact Elyse Bachrach at elyse@timbernook.com