The Benefits & Challenges of Sending Children Back to School

Economic, Education, Labour, & Health Perspectives
Monday, 17 August 2020 - 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
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Christina Charles
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Each of the two webinars in this series requires an online registration. The link to the Zoom webinars will be available in the respective tickets. 

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Free of charge
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A two-part luncheon webinar series organized by the Jean-Luc Pépin Research Chair and the CN-Paul M. Tellier Chair on Business and Public Policy at the University of Ottawa 

Webinar 1 - Monday, August 17 (12:00-13:00): Economic, Education, Labour, & Health Perspectives

Moderators: Patrick Leblond & Jennifer Wallner

Panel Discussants:

  • Raywat Deonandan (Associate Professor, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Ottawa)
  • Beyhan Farhadi (Postdoctoral Visitor, Faculty of Education, York University; secondary teacher at the Toronto District School Board)
  • David Hutchison (3M National Teaching Fellow and Professor, Department of Educational Studies, Brock University)
  • Angella MacEwan (Senior Economist, Canadian Union of Public Employees)
  • Katherine Scott (Senior Economist, Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives) 
  • Mikal Skuterud (Professor, Economics, University of Waterloo)


Click here to register online.