Parent Support Series #10-Questions and Answers

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Parent Support Series #10-Questions and Answers

Registration closes:
Mar 01, 2021 at 11:00 pm
Facilitator(s): Barb Pears
Lana Nogue
Kathleen Robertson
Date:March 02, 2021
Time:4:00 pm – 4:45 pm
Cost:
$20.00 (CAD)
Location: Virtual
Type:
Webinar
Course code: 21-IE-060-CARC

Target Audience

Parents

About this learning opportunity

As a final session for the Parent Learning Series, parents are encouraged to bring their questions related to supporting at-home learning for discussion with other parents and the learning series facilitators.

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.

Learning Associate - Jigsaw Learning


As a Learning Associate with Jigsaw Learning, Lana Nogue has extensive experience in system planning and supporting schools and districts in strategically designing areas of focus and planning forward. Lana is integral to supporting schools and districts in implementing their Collaborative Response practices as well as designing and supporting levels of teams that align across schools and systems to support the needs of all students. Lana supports inclusive education teams with experience as a classroom specialist, school and district leader. She supports leaders at all levels and works at a district/systemic level to build capacity and support the goals of our various partners and strategic endeavors.

Learning Associate - Jigsaw Learning


As a Learning Associate with Jigsaw Learning, Kathleen Robertson has more than 20 years of teaching experience. Kathleen supports teachers and leaders through development of strategic plans, Collaborative Response practices, and coaching. Her expertise in literacy has been developed through her roles as a classroom teacher, participant as a lead teacher on a literacy committee and her role as instructional and literacy coach at the Elementary level.She has successfully led literacy intervention, assessment and coaching.