Describes an innovative Canadian parenting program where parents from diverse cultures bring their baby to the classroom. Students aged 4-16 years interact with the parents and baby and see the baby's development over the school year. The intent of the program is to help the students become caring citizens and future parents. Skills learned in the program are integrated into the regular curriculum.
"What is roots of empathy? : a parenting program for elementary school children" - Container
Child Abuse: Adult's Responsible is a thirty minute program that focuses in on adults such as sports coaches, camp counselors, youth program workers - that are primary care givers other than parents. The program is hosted by two 14 year olds, one male and one female
It Only Takes a Moment looks at the irreversible damage caused by a form of child abuse called Shaken Baby Syndrome. Featuring an interview with a father charged with the death of his infant daughter and including comments from a physician, early childhood educator and the parent of a nine-year old suffering from shaken baby syndrome, this video shows how only a moment of thoughtlessness can alter an infant's life forever. This video provides the viewer with methods of coping with the stress of caring for an infant and reminds us all that we must never shake a baby.
"For more information on shaken baby syndrome, please contact Early Childhood Development, Parliament Buildings, Victoria BC, V8V 1X4" - notes from container.