Duke Of Connaught Public School

 

Dear Parents, Guardians and Caregivers,

As you are now aware, school closures in the Province of Ontario have been extended to the end of the current school year. Please refer to the letters released on May19th from the Minister of Education, as well as from John Malloy, the Director of Education for the TDSB.

Letter from Steven Lecce, Minister of Education

Letter from John Malloy, Director of Education, TDSB

 

The following link is the landing page for additional supports for Learning at Home from the Province:

 Learn at Home

 

This next link will take you to the TDSB website page with a list of online/digital resources for students and families that do not require a login or password access.

 

The next link will take you to the Board page with links to sites that offer help with assistive technology for students with differentiated needs in the way they learn:

https://sites.google.com/tdsb.on.ca/tdsbat/home

 

Here is a link to the Board page which has resources for parents dealing with mental health and well-being, as it relates to COVID-19, as well as a link from the Psychology Department with tips on parenting in these extraordinary times:

Mental Health and Well-Being Resources

Hearts and Minds Newsletter

 

We will continue to monitor the situation and take direction from our Senior Team at the Board on next steps. Please do not hesitate to contact us through email with any questions. We will be sharing new information with you as it becomes available. In the meantime, it is critical that we continue to follow social distancing routines, wash hands frequently and follow the advice of health care professionals. 

Thank-You