Aboriginal Education Resources
Ministry of Education First Nation, Métis, and Inuit Aboriginal Framework document
TLDSB Guiding the Way: Integrating First Nations, Metis, and Inuit Perspectives — Curriculum support for Grades 3 and 4
Aboriginal Canada website with information about First Nation, Métis, and Intuit people in Canada.
Lesson plans and resources about First Nation, Métis, and Inuit people in Canada
The history of treaties and specific treaties.
Martin Aboriginal Education Initiative
Haliburton Kawartha Pine Ridge District Health Unit
Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit
Haliburton Highlands Health Services
iMinds is a drug-related health literacy program for grades 4 to 10
Co-Venture Project – study investigating the effects of delaying the onset of substance abuse on adolescent cognitive development
YWCA Peterborough, Haliburton, City of Kawartha Lakes
Addiction Outreach – Muskoka, Parry Sound
Point in Time Centre for Children, Youth, and Parents – Haliburton County
Boys and Girls Clubs of Kawartha Lakes
Canadian Mental Health Association
Muskoka/ Parry Sound addiction services contact information
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Kawartha Lakes and Haliburton
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Muskoka
Bullying Prevention Resources
Bullying Awareness Week
Prevent bullying in our society through education and awareness – educational programs and resources.
Bully Beware – a cooperative effort by three BC educators offering tips and strategies.
Kids Help Phone – Let’s talk about bullying.
The Canadian Safe School Network (CSSN) is a national, charitable organization dedicated to reducing youth violence and making our schools and communities safer.
Character Development Resources
Finding Common Ground- Character Development in Ontario Schools K-12
Successful practices in Character Development in Ontario Schools
TLDSB Puzzle Peace Curriculum Project
Lesson plans and resources from Free the Children
Character Education Partnership group
Children and Youth Mental Health Resources
Canadian Mental Health AssociationCentre for Addiction and Mental Health
Educators Guide to Children and Youth Mental Health from the Child and Youth Mental Health Information Network
Mental Health and High School Curriculum Guide
Environmental Education Resources
Policy framework document for Environmental Education in Ontario
Making links to environmental education within the elementary curriculum
Making links to environmental education within the secondary curriculum
Ontario EcoSchools – environmental education and certification program for grades K-12
Environmental Education resources from the Ontario Principals Council
Equity and Inclusive Education Resources
Going beyond gay-straight alliance to make schools safe for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender students.
Ontario Ministry of Education Equity and Inclusive Education Policy Framework Document
Canadian Centre for Diversity – teacher resources
Elementary Teachers Federation of Ontario – resources and lesson plans on equity and inclusive education
Ontario Secondary School Teachers Federation – socially based curriculum unites for teachers
Think B4 You Speak – teacher resources
Poster – We could learn a lot from crayons.
Poster – Lesbians and Gay Men are daughters, sons …
Poster – Some people hate spiders.
Poster – Freedom to love as we choose.
Poster – Defend equality, love unites.
Around the Rainbow: Toolkit for Educators and Service Providers Working with GLBTTQ Parents and Their Children, is produced by Family Services à la famille Ottawa, and shares knowledge about and highlights issues unique to gay, lesbian, bisexual, trans, two-spirit, queer and questioning parents and their children. The toolkit, designed for educators of children up to six years, helps create a safe and inclusive learning environment for all children.
Healthy Schools Resources