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Find our Current Workshops by navigating our workshop calendar below. Join us!

Ignite and Bite #4!

Quamichan Campus 2515 Beverly St, Duncan

You have arrived at the registration page for our last Ignite and Bite for 2019/2020!  These learning events have been very popular-- and represent a fun way to come together for a little learning and a little networking... and we'll even throw in dinner.  Join us, won't you? Descriptions for sessions are below, followed by […]


Compassionate Learning Communities: Module 1 Understanding Trauma Informed Practice

Facilitators: Jill Fergus: Resource, Resiliency & Self-Regulation Teacher Richard Matthews: District Counsellor Limit: 10 Course start & commitment:  Tuesday, April 28th. (1:00PM), followed by 3 ZOOM meetings and self paced study (completion date, May 7th). You are invited to gain understanding in your professional Trauma Informed Practice.  This online course is the first of four […]


Mental Health Literacy for Staff

Facilitators: Mary Kirchner: Counsellor, Frances Kelsey SS Richard Matthews: District Counsellor Limit: 25 Course start & commitment:  Wednesday, April 29th. (1:00PM), 6 weekly ZOOM meetings, and self-paced study thereafter. Completion date June 12th or earlier. You are invited to keep growing in your professional Mental Health Literacy.  This open course is open to all staff, […]


SD79’s Jammie Jog- a 5K Fun Run/Walk for Nourish Cowichan

The first 150 registrants get a free Nourish Water bottle! Staff, students and families are invited to join together for a fun event for a meaningful cause.  On Sunday, May 3rd, 2020, join together at the Cowichan Sports Plex for SD79's inaugural Jammie Jog (that's right, walk/run in your pyjamas!).  The event ends with a […]


Sandra’s Send Off! Retirement Party RSVP

SBO 2557 Beverly St., Duncan

It has been a bumpy road getting here, but at last the time has come to celebrate the wonderful Sandra Whiting. She leaves her position looking after our Student Information Systems....from BCeSIS and Beyond.  We have organized an outdoor space, and look forward to welcoming all of Sandra's workmates and friends from her time here […]