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Beaufort Delta Divisional Education Council - 2023 Silver Recipient Organizational Excellence

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In 2022, BDDEC partnered with Excellence Canada to improve its services to the eight communities it serves in the Beaufort Delta region of the NWT. Our coach, Catherine Neville, conducted interviews with employees, parents/guardians and stakeholders. BDDEC senior leadership promoted the Excellence Canada initiative circulating a letter and text messaging parents/guardians.

Further engagement with BDDEC senior leadership, former superintendent and a graduate student was hosted to ensure a wide variety of feedback was generated, which helped us identify areas of growth for BDDEC. Major changes included the BDDEC Risk Assessment Plan, a new draft EDI policy and this written submission for an Excellence Canada verification. The development of the BDDEC strategic plan also took into consideration feedback from stakeholders.

Under the advisement of Excellence Canada and the feedback provided by community engagement, BDDEC continues to grow and learn as an organization. BDDEC now has a long-term vision for the district which can be found online at:

Beaufort Delta District Education Council unveils five-year vision

Click Here to read the article from NNSL Media. 

Trapping, science, baking and more at BDDEC wisdom fest

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Beaufort Delta Schools kill bullying with kindness

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GNWT job satisfaction increasingly resembles shrug emoji

Click Here to read the article from Cabin Radio.  Information on BDDEC is included.

Beaufort Delta schools moving to online learning

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'Incredibly resilient' Beaufort Delta students score well on Canadian assessment

Click Here to read the article from CBC News.