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The members of the District's Senior Management Team are extending their best wishes for a wonderful Christmas holiday to all families and school communities throughtout the province.
Thank you for all you do throughout the year - please be safe over the break. We look forward to seeing everyone return on January 7, 2019 when classes resume.
The Autism Society of Newfoundland and Labrador will present a day long professional development opportunity scheduled for October. Dr. Jonathan Weiss will provide two Public Lecture Sessions focused on aspects familiar to the autism community; the morning will focus on Autism and Mental Health, while the afternoon will delve into Addressing Bullying in Youth with Autism. Sessions will take place at the MUN School of Medicine, Health Sciences Auditorium.
Tickets are available HERE through an Eventbrite link. More information is also available through the attached poster.
Following Recommendation 37 from the Premier's Task Force on Improving Educational Outcomes, the Department of Education and Early Childhood Development is making available a Math Bursary Program for K-6 teachers and administrators, including substitute and replacement teachers.
The bursary provides funding for eligible current K-6 teachers to participate in a mathematics pedagogy course or a mathematics content course. The intent of the Mathematics Bursary Program is to build capacity among K-6 teachers and to enhance mathematics pedagogy in Newfoundland and Labrador. Bursaries are available to applicants who meet the eligibility criteria and who successfully complete an eligible course focused on enhancing teaching practices in mathematics or on building mathematical knowledge.
For more information and to apply, please visit https://www.k12pl.nl.ca/.
The next public meeting of the Board of Trustees takes place Saturday, January 26, 2019 at 3:00 p.m. The meeting will be held at the District Conference Centre, 40 Strawberry Marsh Road, St. John's.
The agenda can be found attached below.
Waterford Valley High is very proud to be the first school in Atlantic Canada to pilot an after school Kitchen Brigades program, under the direction of nutrition teacher Ms. Lisa Smith Saunders and Chef Roger Andrews. This is an opportunity for students with a genuine interest in cooking to develop personal culinary skills and autonomy in the kitchen while learning about healthy ...[more]
A media release regarding discussions at the November 3, 2018 meeting of the Board of Trustees can be found at the link below or through the picture linked to this story.