As part of TCDSB Energy Conservation Month (February), the TCDSB Environment Committee invites you to learn more about Phantom Power. Did you know? Devices at home, schools and offices, when plugged in, continue to draw power even when they are off. It is called “phantom” or “standby” power, and it could account for up to 10 per cent of energy use. Learn more.
Awarded to an outstanding student graduating from a TCDSB secondary school who demonstrates financial need, academic excellence, leadership and breadth and depth of community service, and who will be attending a College or University in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA). Application Deadline: April 9, 2018. More information.
To recognize and celebrate the many achievements and contributions of Indigenous Peoples to Canada, TCDSB Elementary and Secondary students of Indigenous descent are invited to create a poster that is inspired by the Seven Gifts of the Holy Spirit and the Seven Grandfather Teachings, demonstrating their mutual connections and unique understandings. More information.
Parent Opportunity: How to talk to your child(ren) about race and racism. Thurs., Feb 8, 2018 from 6:30 – 8:30 pm. 5050 Yonge St – Boardroom. All parents of African Descent are invited to this event called “#thetalk”. Read more.
African Heritage Month is an occasion to recognize and celebrate the many achievements and contributions of Peoples of African Descent to Canada and the world. During the month of February 2018, the Toronto District School Board will hold a variety of events to celebrate the rich heritage of the people and nations of Africa and the African Diaspora.
Les activités de la Chambre que nous Ouvrir offrirons à 37 de nos écoles élémentaires entre le 23 Janvier et 15 Février. Read more.
January is Tamil Heritage Month. Find out about the Tamil Heritage Month Celebration Event here.
People for Education have developed key insights for including more skills and competencies into Ontario’s education system. Read more.
Durham District School Board is helping Grade 8 students make more informed choices about their Grade 9 courses. Read more.
School guidance counsellors ‘stretched’ amid rising mental health needs. Learn more.
Learn more about the repairs needed for TDSB schools here.