The following committees are in need of a Chair for the 2018-2019 school year. Please see the attached files for Committee Duties and the Expression of Interest Form. Expression of Interest Forms are due by May 22, 2018. The Committee Chair forms are due by Tuesday May 29, 2018. Read more
Please follow the attached link to apply for the Halifax County Local Bursary Application. This is the only format for the application. The bursary application is due May 18th and should be no more than 400 words. Successful applicants will be contacted on or before June 15th, 2018 and must submit a proof of enrollment by the end of September 2018. The amount of the award will vary depending on the number of applicants.
Congratulations to Shaun Doyle on being elected for Halifax County Local Provincial Executive member. Thank you to Duncan Cameron and Crystal Isert for their interest in this important role. Everyone’s dedication and commitment to the Local is apparent and appreciated.
As well as the information to the immediate right of homepage, the 3 Provincial Executive candidates for Halifax County Local have responded to questions that are now available below. Please scroll down to view each candidates’ response. Thank you to each of the candidates for their interest in this very important role. Read more
The Halifax County Local Conference Fund has been depleted for this fiscal year (until July 31, 2018). It is a truly inspiring thing to see so many of our local membership being such vested educators!
Grant Frost is the Halifax County Local President by acclamation. Congratulations to Grant Frost and Halifax County thanks you for your hard work and dedication!
Well, that was an interesting day 🙂
In way of an update, I have no new information on the service award.
I am getting a number of very similar questions, mostly around eligibility. Now, although I can’t answer individual questions, the information on the HRSB website is a good place for folks to start. https://www.hrsb.ca/early-service-payout-option. Read more
Good morning county!
Well, there’s nothing like a good ol’ fashion mid-week bombshell to get the blood flowing.
You probably have heard by now that the government is moving forward with a payout of the long term service award.
There are, of course, a barrel of questions being asked, including what it means for individuals, and what it means for our legal case. Read more
Could you use $500 for some great new, innovative learning activities / materials for your classroom? Apply for a CDAF Grant. Link to Local PD page with guidelines & application form: http://halifaxcountylocal.com/pd-fundingtraining/ If you have any questions, contact our VP of PD Duncan Cameron at firstname.lastname@example.org
Hello all – check out last year’s Curriculum Development Assistance Fund (CDAF) Grant recipients and their projects on our site. You, too, can get up to $500 from our PD Committee for your innovative classroom needs. Link: http://halifaxcountylocal.com/pd-fundingtraining/
Any questions? Contact the one, the only, Duncan Cameron at email@example.com