Teachers from Across the HDSB Consult Students for Classroom Advice

MAIJA SHEA Today, 30 teachers and HDSB staff held a meeting at Milton District High School in their new room, “The Shift”. The team at “The Shift” promotes learning in new ways and for students to expand their learning skills while stretching their mind. The HDSB staff collaborated and each came up with their own lesson plan that demonstrates this type of learning, and had … Continue reading Teachers from Across the HDSB Consult Students for Classroom Advice

Mr. Cino Wins the HDSB Inspire Award

Andrea Gleeson The Inspire Award is given to special staff who make an extraordinary difference in the lives of students. Two of our staff have previously been awarded this honour: Sarah Cronin and Rod Whate. On Monday, February 4th, Mr. Rob Cino joined this special group of educators. Mrs. Donna Danielli, HDSB Trustee for Wards 1 & 2 in Milton, took a special pleasure in … Continue reading Mr. Cino Wins the HDSB Inspire Award

Halton District School Board invites students, parents, staff and public to complete online Have Your Say survey

Via the Halton District School Board โ€‹โ€‹โ€‹The Halton District School Board is inviting students, parents, staff and community members to participate in the online engagement survey: Have Your Say. Topics for feedback include learning opportunities, communication, involvement in schools, technology use, equitable and inclusive learning environments, and transportation. The surveys are open for all groups from Feb. 1 to March 29, 2019. The information gathered … Continue reading Halton District School Board invites students, parents, staff and public to complete online Have Your Say survey

Former Military Training Equipment Provides Authentic Learning for Milton District HS Students

The following article was written by the Halton District School Board for the “Spotlight on Schools”. Dan Bujold is a very determined teacher at Milton District High School. For nearly two years, he worked diligently with the Canadian Forces Base Bordenโ€‹ to secure a dozen electrical tester trainers for student learning. The idea is to use them for testing and diagnostics of electrical equipment in … Continue reading Former Military Training Equipment Provides Authentic Learning for Milton District HS Students

Cannabis and Schools: A Message from the HDSB

The following message has been sent to all Halton District School Board parents/guardians yesterday afternoon through SchoolMessenger. Image Source Dear families of Halton District School Board students, As you may be aware, cannabis will be legalized in Canada on Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018. We are writing this letter to provide you with information about the legalization of cannabis and what this means for schools in … Continue reading Cannabis and Schools: A Message from the HDSB