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PDTCA THANKS MORGEX FOR THEIR GENEROUS SPONSORSHIP
Morgex Insurance is proud to sponsor the 2022 ATA Conventions. Request a quote, and you could win 1 of 2 cash prizes worth $15,000 each to get away anywhere from Coast to Coast. Click on the Convention’s Sponsor/Exhibitor page for additional information.
Morgex has generously paid for all of our Zoom and Webinar licences as well as sponsoring one of our Keynotes, Dr. Robyne Hanely-Dafoe.

IMPORTANT! PRIVACY INFORMATION FOR RECORDED SESSIONS AND YOUR PROFILE ON SCHED:
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HANDOUTS:
These will be available in Sched later on. Please download them ahead of time as the handouts for many sessions are required to have a hands on experience.

SUPPLIES ARE NEEDED FOR SOME SESSIONS:
You need to bring supplies OR buy participant kits from the speaker for some sessions. The session description gives the information to purchase. KITS NEED TO BE PAID FOR IN TIME FOR THE SUPPLIES TO BE MAILED TO YOU. You can filter for these sessions using: Purchase or gather supplies.

THE PDTCA BOARD HOPES YOU HAVE AN AMAZING CONVENTION! #PDTC22! 
ARE YOU GETTING:  "ZOOM CLIENT MUST BE UPGRADED ON YOUR CHROME BOOK"
Step One: Click the X on "Zoom client must be upgraded" (white dialogue pop up)
Step Two: Close the black page that says "Join a meeting"
Step Three: This will bring you to the white page that says "Your meeting should start in a few seconds"
Step Four: Look at bottom of that white page, you will see "Having Issues with Zoom? Join from your Browser"
OR if you are on a Chrome Book, click "Join via Zoom Chrome PWA"
When it asks for your name, put your name in the spot.

Google link document with graphic instructions. 

ATA PRESIDENT JASON SHILLING’S OPENING ADDRESS
HELP DESK FOR SPEAKERS AND ATTENDEES   TREASURER’S DESK FOR PAID SPEAKERS

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Author Yewande Daniel-Ayoade

Booth Jewels & Pearls Publishing Ltd.
I am a multi-cultural children's book author. I describe my books as "big ideas for little minds" because they cover complex issues in easy-to-understand ways. I also give great workshops and school visits.

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BOOK DESCRIPTIONS
Sade: We’re Moving to Canada!
Want to teach your kids about dealing with change while learning a new culture? Then Sade: We're Moving to Canada is the right book for you.
Sade receives news that her family is moving from Nigeria to Canada. Everyone is excited, except Sade. She is upset about leaving her best friend, missing her favorite TV show, not getting to harvest her guavas, and not being able to collect fresh eggs from the family chickens.
Sade decides her only option is to ruin the family’s plans. Will she succeed? Or will she come to accept that change is a part of life?

What’s The Worst That Could Happen?
What’s the worst that could happen? Easy for grandma to say. But Kayla could only imagine the worst-case scenarios as she tried to make friends at her new school. Will Kayla overcome her fear of rejection? Or will an overactive imagination get in the way?
'What's the Worst that Could Happen?' is a heartwarming book that explores living with social anxiety from a child's perspective.
Now with over 100 5-star ratings on both Amazon.com and Amazon.ca.

The Little Regent
Ruling a village is no easy task. More so when you are 7-years old.
Abioye wants to make her father proud. But with the chiefs set to pick an older king in three moons, can Abioye convince them that good rulers come in all shapes and sizes?
This beautifully illustrated story will teach kids the concept of servant leadership and help them see that they too can be leaders.