Connie Jakab

Director
National Hope Talks
Participates in 5 items
Connie Jakab has been working in youth resilience for over 20 years. Starting her resilience work in East Vancouver schools, she has noticed a similar thread throughout her career from working with vulnerable youth to suburban youth - kids need connection. Connie specializes in coaching parents and educators know HOW to create connection, courage, and belonging in their environments. Connie is passionate to see our mental health crisis in children end. She is the author of two books, the creator of The Courage Program, and the Director of National Hope Talks - a national mental health initiative bringing a plan for schools and students to see mental health issues significantly decrease. Connie lives in Calgary, Alberta with her husband and two boys and is an active speaker for school assemblies and educator events.

Sessions in which Connie Jakab participates

Thursday 13 February, 2020

Time Zone: MDT/Mountain Time (US & Canada)
9:00 AM
9:00 AM
10:45 AM
10:45 AM
  • How to create connection and belonging in your classroom
  • Signup required
  • Crescent Heights High School - 317
  • 10:45 AM  - 11:45 AM  | 1 hour
  • 1 Hour Session
    Special EducationEarly Childhood Education - Pre K-KindergardenDivision 1 - Grades 1-3Division 2 - Grades 4-6Division 3 - Grades 7-9Division 4 - Grades 10-12
12:30 PM
12:30 PM
  • How to work with students with ADHD
  • Signup required
  • Crescent Heights High School - 317
  • 12:30 PM  - 1:30 PM  | 1 hour
  • 1 Hour Session
    Special EducationDivision 1 - Grades 1-3Division 2 - Grades 4-6Division 3 - Grades 7-9
2:15 PM
2:15 PM

Friday 14 February, 2020

Time Zone: MDT/Mountain Time (US & Canada)
9:00 AM
9:00 AM