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Information about Volunteering in a TDSB School

As we begin planning for the new school year,  please note that new TDSB volunteering policy comes into effect requiring anyone who volunteers on more than one occasion during the school year to submit a current Police Reference Check (PRC). Volunteering includes field trips, reading, supporting in a classroom, etc. So if you would like to attend more than […]

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French Program Review Consultation Meetings are Underway

As previously reported, the TDSB Research Department is holding public consultations on the current status of all French Programs. Consultations started this week and continue through the month of May. Tuesday, May 15 – Birchmount Park CI (3663 Danforth Avenue W) 7-9 pm Thursday, May 17 – Northview Heights SS (550 Finch Avenue W) 7-9 pm […]

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Free Mindfulness Workshops for Parents – May 2 & 17

The TDSB Parent Partnership Committee on Mental Health and Well-Being invites you to attend a presentation on Mindfulness for Families with Sue Hutton of Mindfulness Everyday. There are currently two sessions scheduled – please click on the links below for additional information and to register: Workshop at SATEC @ W A Porter Collegiate Institute, Wednesday, May […]

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Multi-Year Strategic Plan Consultation

The Toronto District School Board is working on a Multi-Year Strategic Plan and wants to hear from you! The Multi-Year Strategic Plan will act as a high level statement of intent for the TDSB for the next three or more school years, set direction and identify system goals to support its 246,000 students and 583 schools. […]

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French Review

With over 90,000 students in Core French and another 28,000 students in French Immersion/Extended French programs come system successes and challenges. We are proud of the Board’s successes in retention rate, inclusion of students with special education needs as well as accessibility and transportation. At the same time, challenges include multiple entry points, equity of […]

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Parents as Partners Conference – April 28th

You’re invited to our annual Parents as Partners Conference! The Parents as Partners Conference 2018 is on Saturday, April 28th and all parents are welcome! This free conference – planned by parents, for parents – includes a variety of workshops and resources that will help any parent support their child in their achievement and well-being […]

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Equity Task Force Report

At the December 13th Board Meeting, Trustees voted to have TDSB senior staff conduct a full review of the recommendations of the Enhancing Equity Task Force. See the Report and Recommendations here: Enhancing Equity Task Force Report and Recommendations. Following a closer examination of the recommendations, the Director of Education will present high level, proposed next steps […]

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