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DDSB Recognizes Transgender Day of Remembrance

November 16, 2017
The Durham District School Board (DDSB) is proud to recognize Transgender Day of Remembrance on Monday, November 20.  With a 77% chance that transgender individuals have considered suicide and a 1 in 5 chance of being physically or sexually assaulted, Transgender Day of Remembrance is a day to recognize and show...
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DDSB’s Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week Cultivates Community

November 16, 2017
The Durham District School Board (DDSB) will mark November 20-24 as Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week. This year's theme is "Restorative Practice: Cultivating Community." Over 80 students from the DDSB will attend this year's conference focusing on sharing school projects from leadership opportunities for students; knowledge building around positive school climate;...
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DDSB Hosts Equity Exchange Conference

November 14, 2017
Ontario's Equity and Inclusive Education Strategy states that "Our schools should be places where students not only learn about diversity but experience it. We know that when students see themselves reflected in their studies, they are more likely to stay engaged and find school relevant." As part of the Durham District School...
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Students Learn about Treaties Recognition Week

November 07, 2017
Treaties Recognition Week takes place this year in all Ontario schools from November 5-11, 2017. Durham District School Board (DDSB) is proud to be part of the educational process teaching students about Treaty relationships with our native communities. Schools across the DDSB have planned various activities to explore educational events on...
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Uxbridge Secondary School Remembers 2017

November 07, 2017
Uxbridge Secondary School students and staff will be honouring Veterans with a Remembrance Day ceremony to commemorate the 100 th anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge and Canada 150. Upwards of 1500 students from Uxbridge Secondary School and neighbouring Joseph Gould Public School, will observe the ceremonies. The Highland Creek...