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On October 18, 2018 Gillian Tuck Kutama and Kadya Tymochenko will be identifying issues to be considered when preparing policies, procedures and guidelines for staff and student use of social media and other digital tools while at school.

R.V.S.P. by October 16th, 2018.

Click here for more information.

We invite you to join us for a special educational event for a private viewing of our 90-minute student matinee. The matinee provides students with the skills they need to be a modern-day 'Knight of the Realm'. This will include a 30-minute series of entertaining and educational vignettes that highlight the importance of good citizenship followed by our matinee lunch and show featuring our new Queen.

The event is FREE for Directors and Superintendents. Click here to view the details in pdf format.


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Borden Ladner and Gervais brings us the 21st Annual Labour and Employment Symposium. Join us for a day of workshops and information sessions pertaining to current labour laws.

The Symposium will be held in Toronto at the Old Mill on November 15th from 8:00am to 4:15pm

Click here for more information and to book your spot.

The Halton District School Board is proud to be hosting a Human Rights Symposium this year to bring together educational and community partners to engage in vital conversations focused on Indigenous Rights and the current realities faced by Indigenous Peoples. The Symposium will take place on Tuesday, December 4, 2018 at the Holiday Inn Burlington Hotel & Conference Centre (3063 South Service Rd., Burlington).

A full day of learning is planned with breakout sessions. The symposium is highlighted by two keynote speakers - Canadian singer songwriter Susan Aglukark, followed by CBC broadcaster, film and pop culture critic Jesse Wente. Click here to view the agenda and list of workshop presenters.

Registration for the Human Rights Symposium opens Tuesday, September 11, 2018. Registration includes breakfast, lunch, keynotes and workshops. Click here to register now.

For event details or support with the registration process, please email click here to email symposium@hdsb.ca..


For additional information, contact:

Rob Eatough, Superintendent of Education

Halton District School Board

905-335-3663 | Toll-free 1-877-618-3456


View or download the pdf version of the flyer here.

October 11, 2018 - October 25, 2019
A blend of online and in-person learning

Take your education law knowledge to the next level. The curriculum of the Certificate was designed to ensure key areas to an overall comprehensive understanding in education law are mandatory requirements, with the opportunity to supplement with other programs of interest. Complete 5 days of programming within 2 years to earn the Certificate. View the required and elective course options on the website.

Click here to visit the website.

Save the date!

Wednesday July 3 to Friday July 5, 2019

Sheraton Vancouver Airport -Vancouver,BC

Join us at the Fairmont Waterfront Hotel in Vancouver, BC for the 2019 CASSA Conference. CASSA’s annual event allows you to network with other school system leaders from across the country. The theme this year is “Healthy Living is Active Learning” and will feature great speakers, best practices and fantastic networking opportunities – be sure not to miss out!