Parents as Partners Conference – April 1, 2017
This year, the Parent Involvement Advisory Committee (PIAC), Special Education Advisory Committee (SEAC), Mental Health and Well-Being Parent Partnership Committee and Model Schools for Inner Cities’ Parent Academies are thrilled to join together to bring one all-inclusive conference to TDSB parents and caregivers.
Allstream Centre (105 Princes’ Blvd, Toronto, ON M6K 3C3).
- Busing is available and can be chosen when you register online by March 20. Pickup at each busing location will be at 8:00 a.m.
- See a map of shuttle bus locations.
- View a map of the Allstream Centre.
Award-winning Children’s Author
Dr. John Malloy
Director of Education
Toronto District School Board
Itah Sadu is an award winning storyteller and author of children’s books. She is the proud co-owner of a great Canadian bookstore A Different Booklist, located at Bathurst and Bloor. Itah is a popular keynote speaker and host of community and public events. Her recent book Greetings Leroy, published by Groundwood Books will be released in May of 2017.
Dr. John Malloy, Director of Education joined the Toronto District School Board on January 4, 2016. Prior to this position, he served as an Assistant Deputy Minister and Chief Student Achievement Officer with the Ontario Ministry of Education and as Director of Education for the Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board. Before that, he was a Superintendent of Education with the York Region District School Board and the Durham Catholic District School Board.
All parents and caregivers of TDSB students are invite to attend this free conference with sessions that cover a broad range of topics. The Parents as Partners Conference 2017 is planned by parents, for parents and provides parents and caregivers with useful information and resources to help your child improve their achievement and well-being at school and at home.
Welcome to the New Year!
School Council meets on Wednesday, February 1 from 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. in Room B-20.
Join us in welcoming Mr. Rob MacKinnon, new principal at DCTI. We also will hear updates from Student Council and Vice Principals, and look ahead to upcoming activities of interest to parents and caregivers. For more information, see the Agenda and Minutes posted on this site.
Please contact us if you would like to be added to the distribution list and to receive regular updates.