About Our Contributors
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Dr. Judith A. Colbert
Judy graduated from the University of Western Ontario with a Ph.D. in English in 1978. In recent years, much of her work has centered on young immigrant and refugee settlement, including drafting legislation in Canada and the US and speaking internationally. She was also the editor of businesshealth magazine.
Jan Blaxall, M.A, RECE
Jan was a professor, teaching Early Childhood Education for 30 years and has served as a member of an Expert Panel on an Early Learning Framework, for Ontario’s Ministry of Children and Youth Services. Full Bio...
Living and working in different cultures has influenced her understanding of child development and daily teaching practice. Kathleen creates environments so that children can explore what speaks to them.
Frances MacDougall‘s experience as a registered nurse working on the burn unit, showed her that the majority of burn cases are cases completely preventable. Frances was inspired to create a resource program that would help parents, caregivers and educators prevent these traumatic childhood injuries. Full Bio...