TVDSB Computer Technology Homepage http://www.tvdsb.ca/programs.cfm?subpage=39
Learning Object Repository, Training Videos, Interactive Math Links, Best Practice Videos
TVDSB Elementary Science Homepage http://www.tvdsb.ca/programs.cfm?subpage=3103
Smarter Science Lessons and Inventory Lists
TVDSB Applied Studies Homepage http://www.tvdsb.ca/programs.cfm?subpage=38
Includes Health, Phys Ed, Athletics, Guidance, Destinations and the Arts
TVDSB Elementary Math Homepage http://www.tvdsb.ca/programs.cfm?subpage=2433
Links to EQAO, Mfiles, Prime and Organizational Frameworks, Correlations to the
Our Trustees Homepage http://www.tvdsb.ca/board.cfm?subpage=79700
Information, pictures, email addresses of our Trustees
Our 2009/2010 School Year Calendars http://www.tvdsb.ca/welcome.cfm?subpage=78757
Six different School Year calendars all in PDF format
TVDSB School Directory Page http://www.tvdsb.ca/board.cfm?subpage=3826
Find information on any school within our Board, both elementary and secondary schools
Ministry of Education for
Links for students, teachers and educators http://www.edu.gov.on.ca/eng/students/
Links to the Kid Zone and ABC123 Parent Resources http://www.edu.gov.on.ca/eng/parents/
Links to all School Boards in the Province http://sbinfo.edu.gov.on.ca/brdall.asp
Eat Right Ontario is a site created by Registered Dieticians. This site is comprised of tips on packing nutritious lunches and snacks, recipes, and general healthy eating information.
The Heart & Stroke Foundation provides parents with family-friendly recipes, tips and games to get their kids active, as well as the basic principles of healthy eating.
Kids Health – http://www.kidshealth.org
The Kids Health website contains sections for parents, teens, and kids. It offers information on health, behaviour and development from before birth through to the teen years.
Þ Internet safety
CyberTip!ca – http://www.cybertip.ca
Kids Help Phone – http://www.kidshelpphone.ca
Kids Help Phone is an anonymous phone counseling, referral and Internet service for children and youth with more than 10,000 volunteers across the country. Their site offers online counselors, and information on everything from bullying to violence and abuse.
NetSmartz – http://www.netsmartz.org
This site provides learning activities for parents to teach their kids about Internet safety. It also contains a kids’ section with fun, educational games.
Ontario Ministry of Education – safe schools http://www.ontario.ca/safeschools
On the Ontario Ministry of Education’s website, you will find information on the Code of Conduct, bullying prevention as well as the Safe Schools Strategy developed by the Ministry.
WiredSafety – http://www.wiredsafety.org
WiredSafety is the world’s largest Internet safety, help and education resource. This site includes tips to keep your family safe online and how to stop a child at risk.
National Anti-Drug Strategy – http://www.drugprevention.gc.ca
This is the Government of Canada’s website for youth drug prevention. It includes information on the different types of drugs, signs and symptoms of drug use and how to take action.
Xperiment – http://www.xperiment.ca
A drug prevention site developed by the Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse for youth to learn the negative effects of drugs through a graphical presentation.
Planned Parenthood – http://www.plannedparenthood.org
Planned Parenthood provides vital reproductive health care, sexual education and information. Their website covers topics including abortion, body image, pregnancy, and relationships, as well as sexual orientation and gender.
Sexuality and U – http://www.sexualityandu.ca
A site with credible and up-to date information and education on sexual health administered by the Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada. It provides help and information on talking to your child about sex, living with a sexually active teen and your role as a parent.
Þ Study skills
Þ Career development
Þ Safe sites
Study Guides and Strategies – http://www.studygs.net
This site is an excellent resource for students. It covers a wide range of topics including preparation, learning, studying, test taking, reading, writing as well as a variety of school subjects.
Study Skills – http://www.study-skills.ca
This site has tips for taking tests, instructions on how to create a study plan and how to develop effective study skills.
WikiHow – http://www.wikihow.com/study
WikiHow is an online manual written by its users. This page features ideas and tips on how to learn and study.
Ask Kids – http://www.askkids.com
Ask Kids is a search engine that also contains movies, games and homework help which are all child friendly.
Dib Dab Doo and Dilly too… – http://www.dibdabdoo.com
This site was developed by a father of 4 to ensure that kids, like his own, could search the Internet safely.
Yahoo! Kids – http://www.kids.yahoo.com
A sister site to Yahoo! features a kids’ section with games, music, and movies as well as a section for parents with online safety tips, and movie and video game reviews.
Canadian Mental Health Association – http://www.cmha.ca
The CMHA site contains information on depression, bipolar disorder, post-traumatic stress disorder, eating disorders, attention deficit disorder/attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and suicide. It also offers links for support programs and services.
LD Online – http://www.ldonline.org
Learning Disorders Online teaches you the basics on learning disabilities such as attention deficit disorder/attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, dyslexia, as well as auditory, visual and non-verbal learning disabilities.