Scholars' Hub @ Home | Back to School Prep: Strategies to Help Your Kids Succeed in Math and Promote Family Literacy

Dr. Karen A. Krasny (PhD), Professor, Language and Literacy and Dr. Tina Rapke, Assistant Professor, Faculty of Education Viewers will be introduced to effective strategies for promoting family literacy to support children in their learning as well as preparing them to succeed in math during unprecedented times. They will learn about early predictors of literacy achievement ...

York Circle @ Home - At home and in school: Supporting children, youth and the adults who care for them during a pandemic

During these unprecedented times, politicians, parents, health professionals and educators are struggling to determine what is best for students heading back to school this fall, whether that’s virtually or in person. In this timely panel session, York University experts will discuss the economic, social, and practical impacts of the pandemic on children, parents and educators ...

Scholars' Hub @ Home | Back to School Prep: Strategies to Help Your Kids Succeed in Math and Promote Family Literacy

Bonita Lawrence, Professor, Department of Humanities, LA&PS, Chair of the Department of Equity Studies, and Coordinator of the Indigenous Studies program Indigenous peoples are too often expected to be pre-modern in outlook and to focus on the local rather than the international. And yet Native peoples have been adapting to modernity since first contact, and ...