Durham Black Educators’ Network (DBEN) is an organization of educators interested in advocating for students of Caribbean and African decent in Durham.
Inspired by Baruti Kafele, distinguished a teacher, principal, author and speaker who came to Durham in October 2012, the Durham Black Educators’ Network established the Activating Student Success Awards to recognize outstanding leadership of students (grades 7 to 12) of the Black diaspora within Durham region. These 11 awards seek to recognize students in Durham’s… Continue reading DBEN Awards and Scholarships
The And Still We Rise Ambassador and Leadership Program represents a unique, grassroots opportunity for students from the black diaspora who are currently attending Durham District School Board’s Secondary Schools. Each year students attending many of Durham’s municipalities are engaged in DBEN’s leadership opportunities which create space for; team-building and leadership activities, critical literacy development, collaboration,… Continue reading And Still We Rise (ASWR) Ambassador Leadership Program
Follow these easy steps to register for the In the Know Summit Here’s the link: https://pdplace.ddsb.ca/index.php?show_main To register for the conference you must create a Profile for yourself. Follow the instructions below. Fill in everything with an asterisk (*). Be sure to hit submit. Check your email (including junk mail) for verification. Proceed to register… Continue reading In The Know Conference