March 24, 2020

Tips for parents during school closures


With school closures affecting students worldwide, parents are challenged with facilitating children’s continued learning at home while balancing family health and well-being. Watch this Q&A webinar for advice from a UCalgary teaching and learning expert.

About the speaker

Dr. Barbara Brown, PhD, is an assistant professor and director of professional graduate programs in education and partner research schools at UCalgary’s Werklund School of Education. Her research focuses on educational technology.

About the moderator

Community leader and Calgary journalist Deborah Yedlin was elected the 14th chancellor of the University of Calgary, effective July 1, 2018. Yedlin has been observing, commenting and writing about business and politics for more than two decades, as a journalist for the Financial Post, Globe and Mail and Calgary Herald newspapers. In addition to her writing, she has been a regular commentator for CBC Radio and Television, and CTV since 1996.

Recorded on March 24, 2020