While You Were Away is committed to providing resources and training to develop resiliency and strengthen families.
Megan Egerton Graham is the author and creator of the While You Were Away series of books. She is Principal and has been a teacher for 15 years. She has taught every grade from Kindergarten to grade 12. Her specialists are in Guidance and Special Education. She has been a guidance counselor for several years and now works as a Principal for the Ottawa Carleton School Board. Megan has taught on military base schools and is a military wife and mother of two. Her husband continues to be an active member of the Canadian forces. She has also written a Deployment Handbook and Reunion Handbook for the Canadian Forces and continues to work with Military Resource Centers, Readiness Centres, SLOs, social workers, schools, bases, units, etc. both in Canada and the US. Her books are in used across North America, Australia and parts of Europe.
Our primary aim is to provide products, resources and services that not only support children, teens and families but strengthen and give them resilency skills that will last a lifetime.