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DDSB 8th Annual And Still We Rise Elementary Edition Conference
On Saturday, April 27 th , Durham Black Educator's Network (DBEN) will host the 8 th Annual And Still We Rise Elementary Conference with support from the Durham District School Board (DDSB). The conference theme is "Be The Story," with a key focus on the arts. There will be entertainment, and...
5th Annual Angel Hair for Kids Fundraiser
Angel Hair for Kids is a program from A Child's Voice Foundation, which provides wigs and hair loss solutions to financially disadvantaged children in Canada who have lost their hair due to a medical condition or treatment. Please join us in supporting these courageous children. Book an appointment with one of Durham...
Igniting Inquiry, Imagination and Innovation
This year, our Parents as Partners Symposium will ignite inquiry, imagination and innovation. The keynote speaker, Michael Furdyk, will share strategies of how global competencies will help ensure that all students develop the knowledge, skills and characteristics to become personally successful, economically productive and actively engaged citizens. Furdyk is co-founder of...
STEM Talks 2019
Join us on April 8 th for the first session in the new STEM Talks series. Diana Urrego, an Engineering Section Manager at Ontario Power Generation (OPG), will discuss the importance of a future in clean energy generation, as being key to combatting global climate change. This requires a new generation...
DDSB hosts the 1st Empower Her Conference
On March 29, students from Ajax and Pickering in Grades 6-8 will come together at the Education Centre to participate in the DDSB's first ever Empower Her … Roots Conference. The goal of the conference is to enhance the well-being and success of young black girls. The event will empower, uplift...