Wow! What an amazing 3 days - so much learning, fun and insights! If you missed it, you can still sign up and upgrade to the All Access Package to see all the content.

Hosted by Karen Tui Boyes

3 days, 23 speakers, 3 themes




Join 24 national and international leading parenting & educational experts, with simple, practical tips and ideas that will help you and your child to be resilient, confident and independent!

Prof Art Costa & Dr Bena Kallick

Institute for Habits of Mind

Growing Self-Directed Children 

Amy Scott


Communicate Like Your Life Depends on It

Lauren Parsons

Lauren Parsons Wellbeing

5 Keys to Being Vibrant, Confident & Energised 

Trav Bell

The Bucket List Guy

How To Create a Bucket List for You & Your Family 

Kara-Leah Grant

Speaker & Mentor

Mastering Fear and Uncertainty

Dr Justin Coulson

Happy Families

The 3 E's of Effective Discipline

Megan Gallagher

Teach Lead Learn

Parenting with the Heart and Brain in Mind

Tony Ryan

Thinkers Keys

Growing Up As Well Beings

Cat Coluccio

Your Life of Purpose

Practical Hacks to Help your Teen Confidently Launch into Life

Kari Sutton


Raising Resilient Kids in Tough Times

Cathy Sheppard

BSI People Skills

Building a Strong Foundational Relationship with your Child

Emma Wright

The Body Confidence Coach

How to Talk to your Child so Body Image Stays Healthy

Dave Atkinson

Parenting Place

Pause, Hold, Engage

Joanne Webb

ImpACT Mental Health

The Importance of Self-Love and what we pass on to our Children

Graeme Barber

Educational Consultant

Creating Happy Successful Learners- a Parents Perspective

Cat Levine

The Big Feelings School Tour

Developing Empathy in your Child

Terry Skeens

All Star Sport

Creating Your Path. Finding Your Purpose.

Lisa O'Neill


Parenting Power

Jacqlin Richards

Parent Mentor & Speaker

The 3 F’s for Parent Empowerment: Fun, Funk and Freedom

Sue O'Callaghan

ImpACT-Mental Health

Boundary Setting & Resilience in Developing a Healthy Sense of Self

Ryan Martin

Melb. Indigenous Transition School

Why Sleep Matters - A Look Into the Effects of Not Getting Proper Rest

Seth Perler

Executive Function, ADHD & 2e coach

Executive Function and Helping Kids Launch an Independent Future

Gretchen Wegner

Academic Coach and Creator of the Anti-Boring Approach

Troubleshooting Time Management with Procrastination-Prone Students 

Therese Boyle


What if we already have everything we need inside us?

The world is literally changing so fast and so is the face of parenting. Whether you are navigating anxiety, stress and overwhelm, or looking for ideas to be proactive with your child, ways to promote resilience, confidence and independence, we have created an event for you!

The Parenting Online Summit is designed to give you practical, simple to implement ideas and strategies to create better relationships with your child, be proactive rather than reactive and grow your child to be resilient, confident and independent.

Our 2020 Parenting Online Summit is hosted by Spectrum Education and Karen Tui Boyes.

Spectrum Education and Karen Tui Boyes has literally changed the lives of thousands of teachers, parents and students across the world by giving people simple ideas that have had a massive impact on their lives both professionally and personally… and now we have packaged it into a 3 day online event… and it’s FREE!

It’s all about giving you the keys to unlock the potential in yourself and your child and give you practical strategies you can implement immediately…

And sometimes we just don't know what we don't know! We have created this event to ensure you have the up to date knowledge and skills, from some of the best educators around the world, to ensure the child can not only survive, they will thrive…

The Summit Consists of Three Strands


  • Having the ability to 'bounce back' from adversity
  • Developing a mindset of 'I can'
  • Understanding that making mistakes is part of the learning and growing process
  • Being able to take responsible risks and give new ideas a go
  • Develop the capacity to live with uncertainty


  • Knowing yourself and your abilities
  • Having the quiet knowing your child has the skills to succeed
  • Developing high self-esteem and self-awareness
  • Having the skills to help others
  • Having the skills to problem solve and look for solutions to challenges


  • Being self managing, self motivated, self monitoring 
  • Building problem solving strategies
  • Able to plan ahead and set goals
  • Able to clearly communicate thoughts and feelings
  • Developing their own uniqueness

It’s all about being able to develop strong foundations so your child can be resilient, confident and independent

Make sure you are doing everything you can to set yourself and your child up for success.

Join the 24 experts as they reveal their expert insights to help you are your child shine. Sign Up below to receive your FREE Ticket for this virtual, online event.

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the Spectrum Parenting for Resilience, Confidence & Independence Online Summit?

It is totally online – watch from the comfort of your home or office. Create watch parties and get together online or in person with friends, family or colleagues to share the aha’s, learnings and your action plan.

When is the Spectrum Parenting for Resilience, Confidence & Independence Online Summit?

Friday 9th, Saturday 10th, Sunday 11th October 2020 (This maybe different in other countries)

How does it work?

Once you have registered you will receive a confirmation email to confirm your place. A few days before the Summit you will be emailed with the links for the access to the presenters each day.

When does each day start?

Each day 7 videos will go live at 8am NZT and you will have 24 hours to watch these. Each morning you will be emailed the next link for the next 7 videos. Check your Time Zone here

How much does it cost?

The Spectrum Parenting for Resilience, Confidence & Independence Online Summit is totally FREE.

What if I want to watch the videos after the 24 hours?

You can purchase an All-Access Package and watch (as well as download) the videos, audio and bonuses from each speaker. Dates and investments depend on when you purchase. See details below and click here to upgrade.

About Karen Tui Boyes

Karen Tui Boyes is a champion for LifeLong Learning. Winner of the NZ Educator of the Year 2017 and 2014 and NZ Speaker of the Year award 2019 & 2013, Karen is an expert in effective teaching and learning, study skills, motivation and positive thinking. Karen is an author of 9 books with her Parenting book, Roots & Wings coming out in 2021. She is the creator of the Teachers Matter Magazine, Teachers Matter Conference, Study Smart Workshops, Study Smart Board Game and the Habits of Mind Bootcamp. She is also CEO of Spectrum Education, and the Affiliate Director of the Institute for the Habits of Mind. She is currently the wife of one and mother of four.

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