Parents Can Make a Difference When We Help Them Do It
Date(s) - May 2, 2018
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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Parents have a vital role to play in helping children learn and succeed in school and in life. Discover exactly what that role is and how you can help parents fulfill it so that all children reach their full potential.
• Appreciate the importance of parental support for children’s education.
• Understand the special role parents play in helping children learn.
• Define the four types of parents (in relation to schooling).
• Recognize how to better communicate with them.
Suitable for parents, students, adult instructors/administrators, novice, intermediate and experienced early learning child care professionals working with preschool to school-age children, including children with extra support needs.
Professional Development Certificate
Professional Development Certificate Credit Hours
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604-709-5661 ext. 221
Dr. Patricia Porter
Patricia has been a teacher for over 35 years working mainly with children with learning difficulties. She has conducted research at UBC into how to increase effective parent/teacher communication. She is now working with parents around the world who want to know the best way to help their children succeed in school.
Westcoast Child Care Resource Centre
ECE $35 | FCC $20