October 17, 2017—On the third Wednesday of October, Hastings and Prince Edward District School Board is proud to recognize Educational Assistant Appreciation Day. This year it falls on Wednesday, October 18, 2017.
The work of educational assistants connects directly to the 2015-2020 Strategic Plan  and Growing with Character , specifically through the priorities of Achieving Excellence & Equity; Learning & Leadership and Well-Being. The commitment of educational assistants to the vision of All students prepared and empowered for the possibilities of today and tomorrow that students have access to the supports they need to be successful. Each day, educational assistants interact with students who have a wide range of abilities. Educational assistants demonstrate skill, caring, compassion and patience to ensure equity and to help prepare students for their futures. They play a significant role in supporting student achievement and well-being. Educational assistants are dedicated professionals who work in diverse roles and settings.
On Wednesday, October 18, 2017, please join in recognizing the dedicated educational assistants at HPEDSB.
For more information, contact:
Kerry Donnell, Communications Officer, 613-966-1170 or 1 800 267-4350, extension 2354, [email protected]