As received June 29, 2017:



Welcome to TDSB Connects, an update on news and events from across the Toronto District School Board.

  1. Have a Great Summer: Thank you for an amazing 2016-17 school year. Enjoy a safe and relaxing summer break and we’ll see everyone back in September!
  2. New Transportation Portal: Parents/guardians with children who are transported by school bus can now access transportation information online and receive email notifications if there are any bus cancellations or delays. Register now and read more about the transportation improvements being made to ensure an effective start to the 2017-18 school year.
  3. Supporting Each and Every Student: A lot of great work has happened this year to address equity in a bold, honest and transformative way. Read the Director’s update message and the Interim Report of our equity framework to see what we’ve accomplished and what’s ahead for 2017-18.
  4. Director and Chair Q&A: Did you miss the most recent webcast? Watch the video to learn more about School Resource Officers, anti-racism training, transportation and a number of other important issues.
  5. District and Local News: Stay informed about district-wide news through TDSB Update and connect with your Trustee for local information and events.
  6. School Year Calendar: Take a look at next year’s School Year Calendar for important dates and holidays for 2017-18.
  7. Special Education Advisory Committee (SEAC) Survey: If you are a parent/guardian of a current or former TDSB student with special needs, SEAC would like to hear about your experiences and ideas as they make recommendations on how to improve Special Education at the TDSB. Complete the SEAC Survey.