At the Toronto District School Board, the Urban Indigenous Education Centre is pleased to offer a variety of services with the goal of enhancing Indigenous student well-being and achievement, and ensuring Indigenous education for all educators and students in the TDSB. This mandate is approached by creating opportunities for learning from and with Indigenous communities through partnerships and professional learning, infusing Indigenous perspectives across the curriculum for all students, as well as by providing direct wrap-around supports to enhance the overall well-being achievement of First Nation, Métis and Inuit students throughout the TDSB.
Staff at the Urban Indigenous Education Centre include collaborate with school and system staff to collectively offer a wide range of services that include:
- One-on-one and group itinerant support
- Family advocacy and connection to community resources
- Referrals and student networking within the Indigenous community
- Professional learning and supports for school staff
- School leadership coaching for school improvement in Indigenous Education
The TDSB Urban Indigenous Education Centre (UIEC) has a referral system for creating opportunities for First Nation, Métis, and/or Inuit students to connect with the services offered by the UIEC. We offer a range of services to students and families, utilizing a wholistic approach to support overall achievement and well-being. First Nations, Métis, and/or Inuit students can be referred to the UIEC by completing the Access/Consent to Service Form.
Please contact us at 416-393-9600 for further information.