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Durham District School Board
Ignite Learning
First Nation, Métis and Inuit Education
​​The Durham District School Board is committed to student success and providing a safe and welcoming learning environment for all students, including First Nation, Métis, and Inuit students.
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As part of this commitment, we are implementing the Ontario First Nation, Metis, and Inuit Education Policy Framework which provides direction in a holistic and integrated approach to achieving the following Ministry goals:
            • Achieving Excellence​
            • Ensuring Equity
            • Promoting Well-Being
            • Enhancing Public Confidence​
The First Nation, Métis and Inuit Education Department strives to achieve these goals by:
  • Raising awareness of First Nations, Métis, and Inuit cultures, histories, and perspectives
  • Strengthening students’ sense of identity and foster positive self-image
  • Providing culturally responsive curriculum and pedagogy to increase student achievement
  • Engaging community members and organizations in ongoing dialogue.​
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calendar.jpgDDSB Initiatives

The DDSB's First Nation, Métis and Inuit Education Initiatives
consist of the:
Families with children of Indigenous​ ancestry may be interested in the benefits of Self-Identification and participating in the Family Network program.

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First Nation, Métis and Inuit
Education News

​First Nation, Métis and Inuit Education News news updates are published five times a year in the DDSB Program Service's Newsletter
 
Octo​b​er​​ 2016 De​cember 2016 February 2017
April​ 2​0​17 Jun​e 2017​

Links will be provided above as they become available during the current school year. Archived 'updates' may be found in the links to the right, according to applicable school year.​
  
  
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expand Year : 2015-2016 ‎(5)
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