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Rwandan genocide survivor shares experiences with Northern students

Rwandan genocide survivor shares experiences with Northern students

Northern Secondary School commemorated the 20th anniversary of the Rwandan genocide on April 1 by welcoming Emery Rubyagona, a survivor.  Rubyagona was just 18 years old when Rwanda descended into an “apocalypse.” During the 100 ...
Thursday, April 17, 2014
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Professional Student Services Personnel Hold Awards Ceremony

Professional Student Services Personnel hosted more than 100 students, parents, trustees, managers and staff at East York CI earlier this month for an awards ceremony. Twelve students, ranging in age from 10 to 18 and from schools across the ...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014
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Delivering on Years of Action Plan

The Toronto District School Board is making important gains in a number of key areas and continues to offer students a world-class educational experience according to a recently released progress report. This evening, TDSB trustees received the ...
Wednesday, April 09, 2014
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Canadian Paralympic Medalist Visits Eastdale CI

Canadian Paralympic Medalist Visits Eastdale CI

Marie-Claire Ross, a two-time gold and silver medalist and a six-time bronze medalist in swimming at the Paralympic Games in Barcelona, Spain and Atlanta, Georgia, recently visited Eastdale CI with an inspiring message to share with students. ...
Tuesday, April 08, 2014

TDSB Celebrates International Day of Pink

On April 9, staff and students from across the Toronto District School Board will be wearing pink to mark International Day of Pink.  This is a day of action, created when a youth in a high school in Cambridge, Nova Scotia was bullied ...
Tuesday, April 08, 2014
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Science as a Verb

Science as a Verb

Nelson A. Boylen CI takes a whole-school field trip to Science Centre

On Monday, March 31, 2014 the entire student body of Nelson A. Boylen Collegiate Institute, including students from the Developmental Disabilities (DD) program and staff, went on a full-day field trip to the Ontario Science Centre and learned how ...
Tuesday, April 08, 2014
Lester B Pearson CI Students Take it to the Ice

Lester B Pearson CI Students Take it to the Ice

It has been two years since the hockey program at Lester B Pearson CI started and sometimes players may complain of sore feet from skating but when approached by their Teacher/Coach Tasneem Munir, these determined students make it a point in ...
Monday, April 07, 2014
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TDSB Asks for Fair Share

The Chair of the Toronto District School Board is calling on the Province to treat Toronto schools fairly by funding capital plans at the same levels that other school boards are funded.   Out of $700 million provided for capital ...
Friday, April 04, 2014
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The Amazing Science Race

The Amazing Science Race

As part of an inquiry block, grade 7 and 8 students at Jesse Ketchum PS with a passion for science worked alongside their teacher-advisor for months to develop science activities that would activate the same passion in their peers. On the ...
Friday, April 04, 2014
EcoQuest Fair offers new solutions to familiar challenges

EcoQuest Fair offers new solutions to familiar challenges

Environmentalists, academics, and policy makers around the world study and try every day to resolve the major issues facing our ecosystem. What happens when the next generation takes on these tasks? We see them in a whole new ...
Friday, April 04, 2014
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