TVOParents.com is an online resource for parents of children ages 2-11. We offer expert advice and the latest research on early-years education issues designed to help you help your child succeed in school.

Producers

Zeelaf Majeed

Zeelaf Majeed is Supervising Editor of TVOParents.com. She has worked as a radio news reporter, a current affairs producer, and now manages the content on TVOParents.com, a unique resource geared to the parents of children ages 2 to 12, with a focus on kids’ healthy development and education. When she is not working, Zeelaf enjoys books, movies, music, cooking, and is not ashamed of her fondness for karaoke! She is also the mother of a boy who is funny, fiercely independent, a budding rock star, and the great love of her life.

Karen Bridson

Karen Bridson-Boyczuk is a digital media producer and has spent the last four years producing for TVOParents. She is also the author of four books, including the Stunned: The New Generation of Women Having Babies, Getting Angry and Creating a Mother's Movement (HCI, 2009). A graduate of Ryerson University's school of journalism, Karen has been in the news business for nearly 20 years. An eight-time marathon runner, Karen's new obsession is weight-lifting and high-intensity interval training. She is also an avid reader. She lives in Toronto's Seaton Village community with her husband and ten-year-old son.

Sarah Michaelis

Sarah Michaelis came to TVO after a stint at the CBC. She worked as a television producer on TVO’s “Your Health” and “More to Life” before moving online to work as a digital media producer at TVOParents.com. Sarah produces, films and edits video content and writes articles aimed at helping parents navigate the school system while keeping themselves sane and the children happy and healthy. In her private life, she is the well-intentioned, if somewhat flawed, mother of two daughters.

Albert Wisco

Albert Wisco is a Digital Media Producer for TVOParents.com. He combined a love for adventure and parenting when he and his family lived in South Africa where he made several short films and interactive projects. A director and producer for TVO's "Studio 2", he covered the arts for eight years. He has also worked on Allan Gregg's interview program at TVO, and had a stint at Saturday Night Magazine. He continues to make short films and documentaries which have been broadcast on CTV, TVO, and have been selected to screen in film festivals around the world.