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I Am Jazz School and Community Reading

On February 28th educators and allies across Canada will stand in solidarity with transgender students by hosting the 2 nd annual school and community readings of the children's book I Am Jazz . The book was written by transgender teen trailblazer Jazz Jennings and Jessica Herthel. The book offers Jazz's account of...

Human Rights Student Conference

Approximately 200 student leaders from across the Durham District School Board (DDSB) will participate in the Human Rights Student Conference. They will hear the incredible story of Holocaust survivor Max Eisen. DDSB students will explore the Tour for Humanity Bus provided by Friends of Simon Wiesenthal Center for Holocaust Studies. A...

The “OWNING YOUR PATH” Women’s Empowerment Conference

The DDSB Education Centre will host an engaging group of speakers to explore topics of women's empowerment through activities, presentations, and discussion. The "Owning Your Path" Women's Empowerment Conference will feature a keynote address from Shawnee Talbot, a singer/songwriter from Six Nations of the Grand River, who will perform three of...