Through her powerful keynotes, Tara inspires audiences to embrace the power of authentic connections and high expectations in order to unleash the potential in our youth.

Award-winning speaker, trainer, educator and author Tara Brown. In her keynotes and workshops, Tara is passionate about the power of connections to shift attitudes, transform culture, and unleash potential. She has inspired audiences of teachers and administrators from DC to Dubai, from Baltimore to Beirut, to reach their students through the sheer strength of authentic relationships.

Tara has inspired audiences from DC to Dubai,
to reach youth through the sheer strength of deeper connections.


Powerful Speaking

Listeners leave Tara’s keynotes recharged and renewed, moved to tears and to action, and—most important— ready to make a life-altering difference in the lives of youth.
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Inspiring Educators

Tara’s presentations and workshops are high energy, humorous, well-researched, and filled with practical ideas and techniques for making connections and getting results in the classroom. Learn more >> 

Preparing Parents

Parents struggling to connect with their teens have dubbed Tara “The Teen Whisperer” for her expertise in helping both kids and parents navigate these difficult times Learn more >>

Where Tara's Going 2019
 

June

June 14 Keynote Speaker: TEPSA Summer Conference: Austin TX
June 26-28 Breakout Sessions: Music City SEL Conference: Cane Ridge, TN

July

July 8 Training: Franklin Special School District: Franklin, TN (Tentative)
July 9 Keynote Speaker: Wake County Equity Conference: Raleigh, NC
July 22 Keynote Speaker: Georgia Cyber Academy Conference: Atlanta, GA
July 24 Professional Development:Superintendent’s Retreat:Buffalo, NY
July 29 Professional Development: Wilson Central High: Lebanon, TN

August

Aug 1 Keynote Speaker: Burke County School District: Waynesboro, GA
Aug 2 Keynote Speaker: Atkinson County School District: Pearson, GA
Aug 2 Keynote Speaker: Clinch County School District: Homerville, GA
Aug 6 Half-Day training: Forest Hills High School: Marshville, NC
Aug 7 Keynote Speaker: Hart County School District: Munfordville, KY
Aug 8 Keynote Speaker: Geary County School District: Junction City, KS
Aug 12 Keynote Speaker: Hermann School District: Hermann, MO
Aug 13 Keynote Speaker: Vallivue School District: Caldwell, ID
Aug 21 Keynote Speaker: Cottonwood School District: Cottonwood, ID
Aug 26 Keynote Speaker and Training: Todd County School District: Mission, SD

September

Sept 9 Keynote Speaker: Dekalb County School District: Stone Mountain, GA
Sept 14 Keynote Speaker: ESOL Conference
Sept 24 Denver Conference Keynote Speaker: Denver, CO


'DIFFERENT CULTURES - COMMON GROUND'

85 Proven Strategies to Connect in Your Classroom

Tara's book is a direct, easy guide providing 85 practical, proven strategies that any teacher can immediately begin implementing on day one. With intentional action using these strategies, relationships between students and teachers will become stronger and classrooms can be transformed. Get the book >>