Education Webinar Series

Thursdays March 25 to June 3
6:30 pm to 8:00 pm

Our webinar spring webinar series features web-based presentations by professionals in childhood cancer, education, research and care, who present on a range of topics to help parents understand their child's learning needs in the wake of childhood cancer. Past sessions have included neuropsychologists, clinical psychologists, child life specialists, oncologists, teachers, principals, educators and health care app developers. 

For full details on our 2021 spring webinar series and speakers, click here.

If you missed our fall webinar series, check out the video recordings below. 

Please email Nikki if you would like to present at a webinar or if you have questions or suggestions for webinar topics.

Our Education Support Program is presented in memory of Steven Fowler who loved school and loved learning.

Have a Child Falling Behind in School?

Calgary psychologist Dr. Caroline Buzanko discusses three common learning difficulties: dyslexia (difficulty with reading), dysgraphia (difficulty with writing) and dyscalculia (difficulty with math) and provides effective strategies to try at home and at school to help your child succeed.

Preparing for Post-Secondary Studies

Graduates and current post-secondary students answer questions from teens in the Kids Cancer Care community about what to expect during post-secondary studies.


Shaneel Pathak, Co-Founder of ZoeInsights, introduces you to a new online application to help you take control of all of your family's health information.

How to Rule School for Teens

Educator Rachel Hinz goes through steps specially for teens to take control in school.

Helping Kids Through Procedural Anxiety

Dr Melanie Khu, Ph.D, RPsych., Melissa Howlett and Kim Clark, child life specialist, present on helping kids through procedural anxiety.

Success in School

Educators, Joanne Kutchyera and Rachel Elliot, present on what your child’s teacher needs to know to help him/her become a successful learner.

Self Care - Part 1

Janessa Decoste, RN, shares her knowledge on the foundational aspects of self-care in part one of two prerecorded sessions.

Self Care - Part 2

Janessa Decoste, RN, shares her knowledge on the foundational aspects of self-care in part two of two prerecorded sessions.