Canadian Parenting and Child Care Community

Age Groups => Preschoolers => Topic started by: abecker on December 19, 2011, 01:46:35 PM

Title: Invitation to Hispanic Parents
Post by: abecker on December 19, 2011, 01:46:35 PM

This post is to tell you about a study being conducted at the University of Alberta by Dr. Martνn Guardado.

The purpose of this study is to learn about how Spanish-speaking families and their children use language in their daily lives.

You are eligible to participate in this study if you are:

A Spanish-speaking adult
•   with a child or children (between the age of 2 and 18),
•   who has come to Canada within the last 10 years,
•   who lives in Alberta
•   and who has landed immigrant/ permanent resident status or is a Canadian citizen

If you do not personally meet the criteria for participation in this study but know someone who does, kindly pass this information along to them.

What does my participation involve?
•   Completion of 15-30 minute online survey
•   The first 200 respondents will be eligible to receive a $10 gift card to Superstore
•   Both parents are welcome to complete the survey and each receive $10 to Superstore

The last day to participate in this study is Wednesday, January 25th, 2012.

The survey can be found here:

If you are interested in learning more about this study, feel free to contact Dr. Guardado at or Ava Becker at 780-264-8736.

If you would be available to meet with us in person to talk about this study and ways of getting the word out in your community, please let us know as soon as possible and we will be happy to make arrangements to meet with you and/or members of your community.

Thank you for your time and consideration regarding this important study!