Using Media Effectively with Young Children and Virtual Visitation/ Part One: Virtual Communication with Young Children

Rachel Barr Phd - Director, Georgetown Early Learning Project

April 07, 2020

Training Description

While in-person visitation is the best way to support families, it isn’t always possible during this emergency. Dr. Rachel Barr will share research on how to use remote and virtual communication to maintain and strengthen relationships. Dr. Barr is a professor at Georgetown University and has conducted research on media and young children for over 25 years. She has served as a consultant for Sesame Street on media and very young children. She partnered with the Youth Law Center to create a media-based intervention for incarcerated teen parents.