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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

2018-2019 Committee Members

BOARD TRUSTEES:
Doug Shearer
Trustee, Temiskaming Shores, Temagami, Elk Lake and area
Ken SteinbrunnerTrustee, Timmins
BOARD STAFF REPRESENTATIVES:
Lesleigh DyeDirector of Education
Kristen NiemiSuperintendent of Education (Co-Chair)
Andréanne DenisCommunications Officer
Carole HortonManager of Building Services
Denise Plante-DupuisMental Health Lead
PRINCIPAL & VICE-PRINCIPAL REPRESENTATIVES:
Alison FantinPrincipal, Kirkland Lake District Composite School (Co-Chair)
Farren-Lee MancusoVice-Principal, Ecole Secondaire Cochrane High School
Shawn DonovanVice-Principal, Timmins High & Vocational School
SCHOOL STAFF REPRESENTATIVES:   ​
Amber CairnsSpecial Education Resource Teacher, Kirkland Lake District Composite School
Amy NadonEducational Assistant, Central Region
Barry PromaneTeacher, Timmins High & Vocational School
Bill Newell
Teacher, R. Ross Beattie Senior Public School
Desmond O'ConnorIndigenous Student Advisor, Ecole Secondaire Cochrane High School
Erin BuchmannTeacher, Kirkland Lake District Composite School
Isobel DonaldsonTeacher, Kirkland Lake District Composite School
Jill PlauntInnovation and Learning Coach, South Region
Johanna ParadisSHSM/OYAP, South Region
Karin GrahamTeacher, Bertha Shaw Public School
Kerri MacDonaldTeacher, Bertha Shaw Public School
Kristal CarrierTeacher, Englehart Public School
Lisa MahonTeacher, Golden Avenue Public School
Lisa TaylorSpecial Education Resource Teacher, Timiskaming District Secondary School
Lori Ridley-WhyteTeacher, New Liskeard Public School and ETFO Union President
Mark ClemenceTeacher, Timmins High & Vocational School
Sean RobertsonSpecial Education Resource Teacher, Central Region
Shari DenaultTeacher, Iroquois Falls Secondary School
Shawn DonovanVice-Principal, Timmins High & Vocational School
Sherry McNeilChild & Youth Worker, Golden Avenue Public School
Tomara KayeTeacher, Timmins High & Vocational School

 

Documents


Meetings

​November, 7th, 2018
2018 11 07 Equity Minutes
​January 23rd, 2019 - Cancelled
March 20th, 2019 
May 8th, 2019 

2019 03 20 Equity Minutes
2019 05 08 Equity Minutes