Parent Support Series #1 - Supporting the Emotional Needs of At-Home Learners

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Parent Support Series #1 - Supporting the Emotional Needs of At-Home Learners

Cancelled
Facilitator(s): Barb Pears
Date:October 22, 2020
Time:4:00 pm – 4:45 pm MDT
Cost:
$20.00 (CAD)
Location: Virtual
Type:
Webinar
Course code: 21-IE-048-CARC

Target Audience

Parents

About this learning opportunity

During these unique times it is extremely important to attend to the social and emotional needs of children and adults alike. This session will include tips around expressing our emotions, building relationships and supporting each other as we try to process, heal and thrive in our new reality.

This learning opportunity is being subsidized through funding from Alberta Education.

About the facilitator(s)

Learning Associate - Jigsaw Learning

Barb Pears has been a teacher of students with behaviour challenges since 2000 and was instrumental in the design and implementation of a Behaviour Support School. Barb is gifted at fostering collaborative, respectful, supportive teaching and learning environments for students, families and staff. She has worked as a Behaviour Consultant for the past 5 years at the school division level and believes that a multi-disciplinary approach is essential to offer the best possible programming for students. This involves partnering with students, parents, staff, external agencies, district schools and community organizations. Barb has always had a connection with students with behaviour challenges and loves sharing her passion and knowledge with others through direct service and workshops. Barb is currently a Learning Associate with Jigsaw Learning and interacts with schools and districts in providing responsive supports for diverse student populations.