If you have any questions about the orientation PLEASE DO NOT CALL YORK MILLS CI!
Contact your teacher via your course Class List (you can email or page them from this list) if you're having any issues concerning attending the orientation. TTC Directions to York Mills Collegiate (490 York Mills Rd)
from York Mills Subway Station take the EAST - 95 YORK MILLS BUS towards KINGSTON RD (5-10 minute trip from the subway station)
January 29, 2014
Countdown to Semester 2!
We're getting ready for an exciting new semester of online learning. Semester 2 starts on Friday, January 31, 2014! If you're an enrolled TDSB student, check your email for a password reset link and login to Desire2Learn and go through the Introduction to the Online Classroom module. This will help you get familiar with important e-learning tasks like creating discussion posts and dropping off assignments. Make sure you check out all of the information on our e-Learning Day School website including the Starting Your Course, Mandatory Orientation, and FAQ pages.
January 17, 2014
e-Learning Day School Semester 1 Exams
TDSB e-learning students write their face-to-face Semester 1 final exams on Monday, January 20 from 4:00-6:00 p.m. at York Mills Collegiate Institute. Don't forget to bring photo id!
If you're writing a final exam, your home school has been asked by the e-Learning office to release you from your afternoon classes early enough for you to arrive at York Mills CI by 3:30 p.m.
If you have any questions about the exam, please DO NOT CONTACT YORK MILLS CI. Please contact us at the e-Learning Central Office. The exam room schedule is posted in the e-Learning News on your D2L My Home page and will also be posted at York Mills. And don't forget to read the exam information webpage.
Good luck everyone!
January 13, 2014 8:50 p.m.
D2L Access Restored!
Desire2Learn is now available for TDSB students and staff. Whew! Back to studying...
January 13, 2014 7:35 p.m.
Desire2Learn is currently undergoing maintenance to correct ongoing problems. The site cannot be used at this time. We will post information here on the TDSB e-Learning public website as soon as we are aware that D2L is available for our staff and students to use again. We appreciate your patience.
January 6, 2014
Happy New Year Everyone!
Welcome back! We hope all of our students, teachers, parents and guardians had a restful winter break. Exciting news for e-Credit (18+) students: Trimester 3 registration opens January 7th! For a complete list of course offerings please visit our e-Credit Courses page.
December 10, 2013
e-Credit (18+) Trimester 2 Orientation
Enrolled e-Credit students have an opportunity to attend a Meet the Teacher Orientation
on Thursday, December 12
at City Adult Learning Centre
(1 Danforth Ave) between 6:30 and 8:30 p.m.
You'll meet your teacher, find out all about your course, see demos of the online classroom and Adobe Connect web conferencing and much more! Don't miss out!
Each orientation will take 20-30 minutes and be repeated throughout the two hours of the orientation.
Here's the classroom schedule:
|| room 301
|| The Fashion Industry
|| room 111
|| room 111
|| Challenge & Change
|| room 114
|| Functions & Applications
|| room 115
|| Biology grade 11
|| room 118
|| Biology grade 12
|| room 118
If you have any questions PLEASE DO NOT CALL CALC!
Contact the e-Learning Office at firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 416-396-8481. Thanks!
December 4, 2013
e-Credit Trimester 2 Starting Soon!
We're rolling out another session of online learning for mature students! Trimester 2 classes start on Monday, December 9th
. Enrolled students should check out our Starting Your Course
pages for all of the trimester start-up details.You will receive access to your Trimester 2 course by noon
on the first day of classes. There are still spaces available, so if you're 18 years of age or over, not currently attending school full time and need to complete or upgrade credits, now's your chance! Follow the instructions on the Registration
page for a quick and easy sign up. Contact us at email@example.com if you have any questions or need any assistance. We're here to help.
November 26, 2013
Last Day to Drop an e-Learning Day School Course
Full Disclosure Day
for Semester 1 is Tuesday, December 3, 2013
. This is the last day
to drop a day school course if you don't want it to appear on your permanent transcript. If you need to drop, visit your Guidance Counsellor before it's...
November 18, 2013
e-Credit (18+) Final Exams
e-Credit (18+) students write their face-to-face final exams
on Tuesday, November 26
from 6:30-8:30 p.m.
at City Adult Learning Centre
. The following courses have final exams:
ENG4UE English, University Preparation HSB4ME Challenge and Change in Society HSP3ME Intro to Anthro, Psych and Soc MDM4UE Data Management PPZ3OE Health for Life SES4UE Earth and Space Science SNC4ME Science
If you're you're a student with an exam conflict, please contact your e-Credit (18+) teacher about alternate arrangements. For further details about e-Credit (18+) exams, check out the exam information page
. Good luck everyone!
October 28, 2013
Viewing Video in D2L
Can’t see a video, flash game or other media your teacher has posted in your Desire2Learn class? Over-zealous internet browser security settings may be preventing media from loading properly. To fix this issue you have to let your browser know that media on your course page is safe to display.
Follow these browser security instructions
and you'll be able to view course media in no time.
October 9, 2013
e-Credit 18+ Trimester 2 Registration Now Open
We're growing again! We've added many new courses to our e-Credit 18+ program offerings for upcoming Trimester 2:
Based on user feedback, we've added more courses that help students gain the prerequisites to further their educational goals. For example, successful completion of CHC2D allows student to take many of the senior social science, history and geography courses. MCF3M provides the pathway to many of the grade 12 math courses required for admission to certain apprenticeship and technology programs. If you're an adult (18 years of age or over), not currently attending a publicly funded school full time and need a few more credits to graduate, follow the steps on our Registration
page to request a Trimester 2 e-Credit 18+ course.
September 6, 2013
Time to "Meet the Teacher"!
Online teachers and students in our e-Learning Day School program will have the opportunity to meet f2f* tomorrow evening, Thursday, September 12
at York Mills Collegiate Institute
between 4 and 6 p.m. Enrolled e-Learning Day School students should check out all the location and scheduling details on our Orientation
page. Looking forward to seeing you IRL* tomorrow! *that's "face-to-face" and "in real life" for non-texters... :)
August 30, 2013
We're getting ready for a new year of online learning!
e-Learning Day School Semester 1 courses are filling up quickly. If you're a TDSB high school student and are interested in taking one of your courses online, please read all of the e-Learning Day School pages on this website and then log in to e-Reg using your TDSB student number and network password to make a course request. If you're under 18 you'll need your parent or guardian to complete the approval form you'll receive in your course request confirmation email. Then make sure you visit your guidance counsellor as soon as possible to request approval for your e-learning course request. You aren't enrolled in an e-learning course until you have your guidance counsellor's approval. Already enrolled in a Semester 1 e-Learning Day School course? Awesome! Click the START button below for all the information you need to get off to a great start.
July 11, 2013
TDSB e-Summer School in the News!
A CTV News reporter speaks with student Fei Dong, her mom and our Lead Principal Brian Hill in this video clip about e-Summer School.
July 8, 2013
August e-Summer School Update
Students enrolled in the
session will receive their introductory course module on July 18th. This does not
mean you are enrolled. On July 22nd all August session students must attend a face-to-face "Meet Your Teacher" orientation
Students who attend the orientation will receive access to their course on the first day of August session classes, Wednesday July 24th.
Check out our e-Summer School calendar
for all key dates. Keep cool!
July 1, 2013
IT Maintenance Bulletin
On Tuesday, July 2nd
from 8 a.m to 4 p.m.
there will be intermittent access to Adobe Connect web conferencing, Outlook email and TDSB home drives.
June 24, 2013
Today is the First Day of July e-Summer School!
Enrolled students who have completed the orientation requirement will receive access to their D2L class today by 3 p.m.
If you have not attended a face-to-face or web conference orientation you will not gain access to your course. Contact your teacher as soon as possible to do a makeup orientation and then you will be placed in your online class.
Good luck everyone!
June 17, 2013
Central e-Learning Day School 2013-2014 Registration Now Open
Are you a senior TDSB high school student looking for the flexibility of taking one of your credits online? Registration is now open for semester 1 and semester 2 next year.
Please read all central e-Learning Day School pages of our website carefully before making a course request. New this year are MANDATORY after school face-to-face orientations and face-to-face final exams at a central TDSB location. Make sure you consult with your Guidance Counsellor about your learning options!
e-Credit Course (18+) Registration Open!
Do you need more credits to graduate? Are you 18 years of age or over and not attending school in the fall? The e-Credit Course online program might be a good fit for you! Registration is now open for classes that start in September. Check out the e-Credit Course section of our website for information on the courses you can take, how to register and more!
May 5, 2013
e-Summer School Registration Closed
Enrolled students, please read carefully all sections of the Orientation, Calendar, FAQ and Exam pages to get ready for your e-Summer School course.
May 7, 2013
Non-TDSB e-Summer School Registration
For the first time we are able to offer e-Summer School courses to former and non-TDSB students age 21 and under. Check out this former and non-TDSB registration page for all the details. When requesting a course you must follow EACH of the registration steps carefully for a smooth enrolment. Please read ALL of the information on our e-Summer School Orientation, FAQ, Calendar and Exam pages carefully, as well. Welcome to the TDSB!
May 3, 2013
e-Learning Day School 2013-2014 Registration
Has all this cold weather got you thinking about autumn? Are you interested in taking an e-Learning course as part of your TDSB day school timetable next year? Online registration for 2013-2014 day school courses will start (tentatively) on Monday June 3, 2013. Check out TDSB e-Learning's registration and course offering pages for further information.
And in the meantime, enjoy the lovely spring/autumn (spritumn?) we're having!
April 23, 2013 Having Trouble Registering?
If you're a TDSB student and you can't login to e-Reg to request an e-Summer School course, the problem is with your TDSB computer network password. You just need to ask an administrator or teacher at your school to reset your network password. Once your TDSB computer network password is working, you'll be able to use e-Reg to sign-up for an e-Summer School course. Don't panic!
e-Summer School Calendar Available
To help students and parents plan their summer schedules we've posted a detailed e-Summer School Calendar. e-Summer School registration for TDSB secondary students opens on Monday, April 22 at 9:00 a.m. There are two e-Summer School sessions: July (June 24 to July 26) August (July 24 to August 23)
April 8, 2013 e-Summer School Course Offerings Posted! Thinking about taking an online class this summer? Check out the course offerings for TDSB e-Summer School 2013. There are thirty-five different courses to choose from! e-Summer School runs in two sessions: July (June 24 to July 26) August (July 24 to August 23) The tentative e-Summer School registration start date for TDSB secondary students is April 22, 2013. <
March 8, 2013 March Break Reminder Looking forward to March Break? We hope all e-Learning students and teachers enjoy a much-deserved time of rest and relaxation! According to TDSB policy, no work can be assigned during the Mid-Winter Break from March 11-15. So while you might choose to get caught up on assignments or maybe get a head start on your culminating activity, officially it's what the name suggests. It's a break!
February 11, 2013 Blended Learning Opportunities for Teachers and Students Blended learning is a combination (or blend) of face-to-face and online learning. TDSB classroom teachers can now create online learning spaces with their face-to-face classes using the same provincial Learning Management System (LMS) that e-Learning teachers and students access. Interested in learning more about blended learning? Check out the video below:
TDSB teachers can find out more about blended learning professional development opportunities on our TDSB Academic Workspace Site.
February 4, 2013 Change to Usernames < All TDSB e-Learning, e-Credit and Blended Learning students now use their 9 digit Trillium student number as their Username when logging into the online classroom: http://tdsb.elearningontario.ca This is the same username all students use when logging into TDSB computers. No more underscores or upper case vs lower case issues to worry about anymore! Student passwords remain unaffected by this change to usernames. If any student needs a password reset they can call D2L Tech Support 24/7 at 1-877-325-7778.
January 25, 2013 We're Gearing Up for Semester 2! e-Learning Day School For everything you need to know about getting started with e-Learning Day School check out the Starting Your Course page. Students should confirm their e-Learning Semester 2 enrollment with their Guidance Counsellor. e-Credit Course (18+) Semester 2 for e-Credit Course students starts of with mandatory face-to-face orientations next week. You'll get to meet your teacher and find out all about your course. You have a choice of two different evening for the orientation. Check out all the details on our e-Credit Course Program (18+) Orientation page.
January 16, 2013 Getting Ready for Semester 1 Exams
Day School e-Learning Students in grade 12 U and M level courses will be writing online final exams that are scheduled and supervised at their home school. Please check with your exam scheduling VP and with your e-Learning teacher to confirm your exam date and time.
e-Credit Course (18+) Students in grade 12 e-Credit Courses (all levels) will write an in person final exam at Central Technical School, room 210 on Tuesday, January 22 or Thursday, January 24 from 6:30-8:30. Photo-id is required. e-Credit teachers will let their students know when they are scheduled to write their exam.
Good luck everyone!
January 8, 2013
Welcome back everyone!
e-Learning Day School Semester 2 courses are almost full. There are still a few places available in the following courses:
Log in to e-Reg using your TDSB student number and password to request one of these remaining Semester 2 courses.