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Posted On Monday, June 29, 2020

Photo-1-food donation infographic DDSB and Student Nutrition Ontario Central East donate approximately 3,400 food items to Durham families, and Sinclair SS collects 2,978 lbs of food for Feed the Need
“As the Province of Ontario continues to take precautionary measures to keep us all safe, many of our Durham District School Board (DDSB) students and families were feeling the effects of school closures,” explains Stacey Lepine-Fisher, Senior Manager of Early Years, Poverty Strategy and...

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Posted On Thursday, June 25, 2020

(updated Monday, June 29, 2020)
As we plan for the re-opening of schools this fall, the Durham District School Board (DDSB) is soliciting feedback to help inform our approach. While much of the structure of learning and school operations will be directed by the Ministry of Education and public health officials, we have created two surveys to seek the feedback of students and parents/guardians on the re-opening of schools.
 The DDSB would like to thank all survey participants...

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Posted On Wednesday, June 24, 2020

Photo 1-Olivia-Brooklyn-Sydney Google sites and chats helps the Kindergarten Team at Coronation Public School and their students succeed with innovative and fun lessons
The Durham District School Board (DDSB) started Distance Learning on April 6th, as a result of schools being closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Educators and students have had to adjust quickly to teaching and learning at home. While it has not been easy, many have found innovative and unique ways to make learning and engagement at...

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Posted On Monday, June 22, 2020

teacher-uxbridge Uxbridge PS teacher and students share their Distance Learning experiences
The Durham District School Board (DDSB) started Distance Learning on April 6th, as a result of schools being closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Educators and students have had to adjust quickly to teaching and learning at home. While it has not been easy, many have found innovative and unique ways to make learning and engagement at home successful. We spoke to a few educators and students who...

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Posted On Thursday, June 11, 2020

Photo1-Mykael and son Durham Hairstyling Academy instructor and student share their experiences using Distance Learning
The Durham District School Board (DDSB) started Distance Learning on April 6th, as a result of schools being closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Educators and students have had to adjust quickly to teaching and learning at home. While it has not been easy, many have found innovative and unique ways to make learning and engagement at home successful. We spoke to a few educators...

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