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Robin Pilkey Acclaimed TDSB Chair

Robin Pilkey has been acclaimed Chair of the Toronto District School Board during this evening’s annual Organizational Board meeting. Trustee Chris Moise was elected to the position of Vice Chair.   Chair Pilkey, who ...
Friday, December 02, 2016
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Building a Positive School Climate

Message from the Director of Education John Malloy

Message from the Director of Education John Malloy As a follow up to my message last Friday regarding recent incidents of racism and hate in our city, I have shared resources with staff and reminded them of the critical role that they play in ...
Friday, November 25, 2016
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Earl Haig PS Wins Bike to School Week Award

Earl Haig PS Wins Bike to School Week Award

Schools across the Greater Toronto and Hamilton area (GTHA) have been jointly celebrating Bike to School Week since 2015. In 2016, the City of Toronto had a cycling mode share of 7.8% during Bike to School Week, which represents 11,971 trips to ...
Friday, November 25, 2016

Addressing the Recent Incidents of Racism and Hate in our City

Message from Chair Robin Pilkey and Director of Education John Malloy Over the past few days, a number of disturbing incidents of racism and hate have occurred across our city and in our communities. These acts of hate have no place in ...
Friday, November 18, 2016
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Kick-start Your Child's Education Savings

November is Financial Literacy Month in Canada and an excellent opportunity to focus on the importance of education savings. Research shows that even a small amount of education savings can improve student achievement, well-being, equity of ...
Wednesday, November 16, 2016
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Withrow PS unveils magnificent new mural

Withrow PS unveils magnificent new mural

Since this past September, Artist Nancy King (Chief Lady Bird) has worked with the grade 5 and 6 classes of Withrow PS on a beautiful mural honouring Indigenous culture. The mural has Turtle Island at the centre. The Toronto cityscape, as ...
Friday, November 11, 2016
A Milestone Year for Rugby 7’s at the TDSB

A Milestone Year for Rugby 7’s at the TDSB

This was the year that many Rugby enthusiasts were looking forward to. At the international level, Rugby 7’s was named as a sport to be included at the Olympics making it the first time that Rugby 7’s was played in the 2016 ...
Friday, November 04, 2016

November is Aboriginal Education Month

November is Aboriginal Education Month In November, we celebrate Aboriginal Education Month at the TDSB. This month provides an opportunity to centre Aboriginal perspectives, histories and contemporary realities across the curricula, and to ...
Tuesday, November 01, 2016
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First Nations School of Toronto to Move to Eastern Commerce

First Nations Junior and Senior School of Toronto will be relocating to Eastern Commerce Collegiate Institute from its current location inside Dundas Public School. Toronto District School Board Trustees recently voted unanimously in support ...
Monday, October 31, 2016
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TDSB Strengthens Equity Focus to Support Student Achievement

The Toronto District School Board (TDSB) has taken a great stride forward to support students with a renewed strategic focus on equity, approved by the Board of Trustees, last night. The Integrated Equity Framework will help those who are not ...
Thursday, October 27, 2016
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