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Is There an App for That? Strengthening Family Engagement with Technology



Is There an App for That? Strengthening Family Engagement with Technology

In this webinar Larry Edelman, Senior Clinical Instructor with the University of Colorado, School of Medicine discussed how increased access to mobile technologies, websites and social media has changed the way families obtain information and the methods used to train home visitors. Joining Mr. Edelman were Dr. Hilary Karasz, Educator-Consultant, Public Health, Seattle & King County, Affiliate Assistant Professor, University of Washington; and Heidi Roibal, Training & Development Consultant, Early Childhood Learning Network, EC-ECHO, Center for Development and Disability, UNM Health Sciences Center, who discussed how mobile technology can be used to bridge communication gaps with at-risk families as well as stories from the field

Is There an App for That? Webinar Transcript (PDF - 181 KB)

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