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Sleep Out at ‘Brook

Sleep Out at ‘Brook

Recently, senior students at Newtonbrook Secondary School had the privilege of participating in a very special event that not only was a learning experience for students but also an opportunity for them to do their part and help out local ...
Thursday, November 27, 2014
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Statement from Director Donna Quan on Provincial Review

I welcome the announcement by Minister Sandals and agree that public confidence in our system is critical to student success and having strong school communities. Staff will cooperate fully with Ms. Wilson and the Ministry as it moves ...
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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Runnymede CI arts and business students join forces for Financial Literacy Month

Runnymede CI arts and business students join forces for Financial Literacy Month

November is Financial Literacy Month in Canada and at the TDSB there has been a flurry of finance-themed activities.  One such activity took place at Runnymede CI, where the ACLs of two departments, Andrea Lambert in the Arts and Lea ...
Monday, November 24, 2014

Cedarbrae CI Students Get Technical

Over 288 grade nine students from Cedarbrae CI took part in a special learning opportunity with Tata Consulting Services and the Information Communications Technology Council as part of the goIT initiative at the TDSB.  The grade nines at ...
Wednesday, November 19, 2014
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Korean Drumming Program Launched at Broadlands PS

Korean Drumming Program Launched at Broadlands PS

The TDSB Music Department has launched a new Global music program in Korean drumming called Samulnori.  This pilot project is a unique and exciting professional learning opportunity for TDSB music teachers and their students in grades 4 ...
Wednesday, November 19, 2014
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TDSB Celebrates Newly-Retrained ECEs

The Toronto District School Board (TDSB) is celebrating the graduation of 106 newly-retrained Early Childhood Educators (ECEs) as part of a joint partnership between the Board, Humber College and CUPE Local 4400.   The ...
Thursday, November 13, 2014
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Award-winning author meets with Alternative School Students

Award-winning author meets with Alternative School Students

Leading up to Aboriginal Education Month, students from the alt9 group of secondary alternative schools hosted award-winning author Joseph Boyden at the Art Gallery of Ontario’s Jackman Hall. Boyden is an Irish, Scots and Métis ...
Monday, November 10, 2014

Connecting Generations

Welcoming Communities for TDSB Newcomer and Youth & Kids.

Through a creative mentorship program facilitated by Welcoming Communities for TDSB Newcomer Youth & Kids, new Canadian students of Greenwood Secondary School have the opportunity to connect with the residents at True Davidson Acres ...
Monday, November 10, 2014
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David and Mary Thomson SISTAs Launch Cookbook

David and Mary Thomson SISTAs Launch Cookbook

David and Mary Thomson C.I. girls’ group, Sisters Inspiring Sisters to Achieve (SISTA) hosted the launch of their cookbook SISTA Soul Food: Delightful Recipes and Recollections. Nearly 100 people attended this joyful community event including ...
Friday, November 07, 2014
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TDSB Celebrates International Day of the Girl

Hundreds of girls and mentors from the TDSB’s Young Women on the Move initiative gathered at Spirale Banquet and Conference Centre on October 16 for a day themed ‎"The Power of Girls to Innovate and Create Through Science, Technology, ...
Monday, November 03, 2014
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