Thursday, September 25, 2014
In fall of 2013, HWDSB got behind a different kind of literacy. And now, it’s time to do another lap. HWDSB co-ordinated a movement to make kids more physical literate in Hamilton. By building relationships and providing some direction with local education, sport, recreation, health and early learning centres the Ontario Physical Literacy Summit was born.
Wednesday, September 24, 2014
Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board is pleased with Grade 9 math gains in the test results released today by the Education Quality and Accountability Office (EQAO). HWDSB saw gains on both math assessments: Grade 9 Applied Math rose 6% and Grade 9 Academic Math rose 3% compared to 2012-13. “We are proud of our math gains this year and see them as part of our comprehensive math strategy,” said Director of Education Dr. John Malloy. “We are confident that the strategy will continue to bring improvements in the years to come.”