DPS STS, ISD hold webinar on parenting

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Delhi Public School Dhaka (DPS STS), in collaboration with International School Dhaka (ISD), has recently conducted a webinar on positive parenting during COVID-19 Pandemic.

Farzana Islam, specialist and Child Development Centre head of Evercare Hospital Dhaka was the main speaker of the webinar, according to a press release.

The session was attended by many parents and guardians of the students from both DPS STS and ISD.


The speaker covered several topics like stages of psychosocial development, children’s behaviour during the pandemic, home fun activities, do’s and don’ts when one’s child is angry, stressful expression of teens during the crisis, storytelling session, and spirituality and prayers, says the press release.

Farzana also answered various questions from the parents.

Madhu Wal, principal of Delhi Public School Dhaka, was quoted as saying in the press release, “It’s important to help children feel safe, keep healthy routines, manage their behaviour, and build resilience.”

TJ Coburn, director, International School Dhaka, said, “We hope this session with Farzana Islam will give parents a clear perceptive of the actions of their children and ways to tackle them.”