Belonging: Providing Welcoming Environments for LGBTQ Families
Date(s) - Aug 16, 2018
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Burnaby/New Westminster CCRR
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Young children’s sense of self is inextricably tied to their sense of family. In order for a child to feel valued, included, respected and welcomed, they need to know and feel that their family is also valued, included, respected and welcomed. There are a variety of reasons why we may find ourselves challenged in reflecting this for children of gay and lesbian families. Join us to examine this issue and explore ways to ensure that we are inclusive and welcoming for all children and families.
- Child Growth and Development
- Child Health and Wellbeing
- Curriculum/Program Development
- Early Care and Education
- Family Support
- Professional Ethics & Practice
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Suitable for parents and early learning and child care professionals.
Professional Development Certificate
Professional Development Certificate Credit Hours
$18.00 members, $22.00 non-members
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604-931-3400 Ext. 0
Christine Hibbert is an ECE and School Age Educator and an experienced facilitator. Christine has worked in the field of childcare for more than 30 years, beginning her career as a teacher in England. She worked in family child care and pre-schools before becoming Executive Director at Jericho Kids’ Club in Vancouver. Recently retired from JKC, Christine continues to be an involved advocate and passionate educator in the childcare community.