Dear Parents and Caregivers,

The William Lyon Mackenzie CI School Council is inviting you to join Barbara Coloroso on an evening packed with solid and timely practical advice on parenting teens.

Thursday, February 25, 2021

7:00 PM – 8:30 PM EST

Register here to receive a Zoom link to this virtual event.


Change is about handling tough times and tough issues.  Whether it be a small crisis or a major disaster, a minor  malady or a life changing event, bullying in hallways or terror in the streets, this session looks at how we as parents can use our wit and wisdom to nurture and enrich ourselves and our teens as we navigate through the minor and major chaos in our lives during a pandemic.

About the Speaker:

Barbara Coloroso is an internationally recognized speaker and author in the areas of parenting, teaching, school discipline, non-violent conflict resolution and reconciliatory justice. She is an educational consultant for school districts, the medical and business community, the criminal justice system and other educational associations around the world.

Barbara has served as a classroom teacher, a laboratory school instructor, and a university instructor. She is the author of five international bestsellers:

   Kids Are Worth IT: Raising Resilient, Responsible, Compassionate Kids

     Parenting Through Crisis: Helping Kids in Times of Loss, Grief and Change

     Just Because It Isn’t Wrong Doesn’t Make It Right: Teaching Kids to Think and Act Ethically

    The Bully, the Bullied and the Bystander

     Extraordinary Evil: A Brief History of Genocide And Why It Matters


7:00 PM Greetings

  • Carmen Sampaleanu and Nina Phan, School Council Co-Chairs

7:05 PM Presentation

  • Barbara Coloroso

8:00 PM Questions and Answers session

  • Ask your questions directly in our online chat and join the conversation with other parents and caregivers

Register below to receive a Zoom link for this virtual event:

Registration Link