Special Education Mission Statement:
The mission of Special Education within the Durham District School Board is to provide a range of programs, placements and services for students with special needs in a supportive environment which enables them to develop to their full potential as students and as members of their communities.
Durham District School Board staff, students, parents and community partners, with the resources available, will collectively strive to ensure that:
||effective communication and collaboration are fostered to ensure a team approach to meeting students needs;|
||assessment data is used to best meet individual student needs;|
||appropriate resources are provided and supported for students and staff;|
||professional development opportunities are provided and supported for students and staff;|
structures are in place to continuously review and revise current practice and student achievement.
If you would like more information about special education, please contact us.
Yours in education,
Katherine Miles and Kate Shaddick
Special Education Resource Teachers