CES Sessions
All sessions are offered at no cost.

More Information Recorded sessions are presented in the Windows Media Video (WMV) format. Internet Explorer and/or Windows Media Player is required to view these sessions.
01 Feb 2018

Boys and Girls Learn Differently: How Gender Differences Influence Learning and Behaviour

Available until: July 1, 2018 - 9:00 PM

The author of Raising Boys in a New Kind of World presents how gender differences have a profound influence on learning and behaviour. Boys’ brains and girls’ brains develop and operate very differently. Current brain research has revealed fascinating differences between the way males and females think and communicate. The implications for teaching and raising boys and girls are profound. Teachers and parents of both genders will benefit from this entertaining and enlightening workshop.

Handout
Poster

10 Jan 2018

Collaborative Problem Solving Approach for Children, Youth and Families

Available until: July 10, 2018 - 4:00 PM

Objectives:
1. To learn about the difference between triggers/expectations, lagging skills and challenging behavior.
2. To understand the rationale for helping children and youth develop 5 common lagging skills for better adaptation.
3. To learn the advantages of collaborative vs. coercive approaches with children and youth.

Poster

10 Jan 2018

Disability Tax Credit and RDSP Workshop

Available until: July 10, 2018 - 4:00 PM

The RDSP is a program for those that qualify for the Disability Tax Credit and are under the age of 60. There is up to $70,000 in grants and $20,000 in bonds that can be collected until their 49th year. Come get all your questions answered about he Disability Tax Credit and Registered Disability Saving Plan.

Poster

12 Jan 2018

Can One Story Change Everything?

Available until: July 12, 2018 - 4:00 PM

-Participants will develop an understanding of early brain development and its impact on health throughout life.
-Participants will learn about applying brain development knowledge into policies and practice.
-Participants will receive information about learning tools (including the new online Brain Story course)they can access to learn more.

Poster

18 Apr 2018

Curious About Cannabis

Available until: August 1, 2018 - 12:55 PM

Learn about cannabis, youth, and the pending legalization of this drug. Tools and resources will be shared to support you and your family.

ONLINE Poster

12 Apr 2018

Videogaming and Youth

Available until: August 1, 2018 - 12:55 PM

Increase your comprehension of videogame culture, including popularity of play in Canada, pros and cons of play and signs of problematic use. Identify strategies to open up conversations at home, within your organization, or in the classroom that raise awareness and help people to make informed decisions. Session is run by Alberta Health Services, Youth Addiction Services.

Recorded Poster