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District School Board Ontario North East
Equity Committee

The Equity Committee is exploring how District School Board Ontario North East (DSB1) is implementing the Ontario's Education Equity Plan, through the lens of our Strategic Plan. The Committee will explore how DSB1 is identifying, anticipating and eliminating barriers for students in the areas of poverty, mental health and well-being and LGBTQ2S.

Equity Committee

2019-2020 Committee Members

BOARD  OF TRUSTEES: ‚Äč

Doug Shearer
Trustee, Temiskaming Shores, Temagami, Elk Lake and area
Ken Steinbrunner
Trustee, Timmins

BOARD STAFF REPRESENTATIVES: ‚Äč

Lesleigh DyeDirector of Education
Kristen Niemi
Superintendent of Education
Denise Plante-DupuisMental Health Lead
‚ÄčAileen Felsher
‚ÄčK-6 Learning Coach
‚ÄčErin Buchmann
‚ÄčIndigenous Instructional Coach
‚ÄčLindsay Deschamps
‚Äč7-12 Learning Coach
‚ÄčSean Robertson
‚ÄčDistrict SERT, Central Region

PRINCIPAL & VICE-PRINCIPAL REPRESENTATIVES: ‚Äč

Alison FantinPrincipal, Kirkland Lake District Composite School
‚ÄčPaula Walker
‚ÄčPrincipal, New Liskeard Public School
‚ÄčFarren-Lee Mancuso
‚ÄčVice-Principal, Iroquois Falls Secondary School
‚ÄčShawn Donovan
‚ÄčVice-Principal, Timmins High & Vocational School

SCHOOL STAFF REPRESENTATIVES:   ‚Äč

Amy Donaldson
School Social Worker, Centra Region
Bernadine Smith
Teacher, Englehart High School
‚ÄčJoan Gauthier
‚ÄčEducational Assistant, Joseph H. Kennedy Public School
Jill Plaunt
Teacher, Englehart High School
Karen Watchorn
Educational Assistant, Central Public School
‚ÄčLaura Michaud
‚ÄčSpecial Education Resource Teacher, Joseph H. Kennedy Public School
Laurette Nadeau
Educational Assistant, Central Public School
Lisa MahonTeacher, Golden Avenue Public School
‚ÄčMichelle Farr
‚ÄčSecretary, Cochrane Public School
‚ÄčRyan Braden
‚ÄčTeacher, Pinecrest Public School
Sherry McNeil
Child & Youth Worker, Golden Avenue Public School & Pinecrest Public School
Stephanie Lafond
Teacher, New Liskeard Public School
‚ÄčYvonne Odai
Guidance, Kapuskasing District High School‚Äč

 

Documents


Current Year Meetings:

  • November 11, 2019 - 4:00 p.m.
  • February 20, 2020 - 4:00 p.m.
  • May 28, 2020 - 4:00 p.m.


Previous Year Meetings:

‚ÄčNovember, 7th, 2018
2018 11 07 Equity Minutes
‚ÄčJanuary 23rd, 2019 - Cancelled
March 20th, 2019 
May 8th, 2019 

2019 03 20 Equity Minutes
2019 05 08 Equity Minutes