Based on feedback from Upedia members and with website design inspiration provided by RhythmQ , Upedia 2.0 offers a new world of resources for child life professionals across Canada and around the globe. Here are a few ways Upedia 2.0 helps child life professionals connect, collaborate and access resources valuable for their professional development and that of their organizations:
Mobile Friendly: Enjoy exploring Upedia from your computer or any mobile device with our new dynamic, responsive design.
At-a-Glance Access: From the Upedia home page, register for webinars, visit the Resource Library, connect, collaborate and more!
One-Click Resource Access: Find hundreds of child life professional resources lightening fast with the simple A-Z resource listing by topic or with keyword search.
Sharing Made Simple: Do you have a resource you’d like to share with other child life professionals? The new contribute function will make it super easy for you to add your resources to Upedia’s growing library.
NEW Discussion Board: Newly added, the Collaborate discussion board makes it easy for you to join conversations targeting today’s most important child life topics.
Live Learning: You’ll be able to earn Certificates of Participation listing professional development hours, when you attend Upedia’s real-time webinar events, presented by child life leaders on topics important to the child life community.
Webinar Recordings: Search the webinar archives to quickly locate recordings & handouts of previous Upedia online events.
Member Directory: Looking for someone from a specific organization? Wish to connect with others in your area? Our searchable member directory can help.
NEW Interactive Contributor Map: A detailed map provides details on organizations that have contributed their resources to the Upedia Resource Library.
It’s still FREE! With all of these improvements, Upedia remains a free online resource packed with valuable opportunities for professional growth for you and your organization.