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Check Out the Five Things You Need to Know This Week
Get Involved with National Reading Month Activities This Week: DPSCD students and other children will be reading to younger students (ages five to 12) every Wednesday evening at 7 p.m. from now until June 24, 2021. It’s part of the Wayne Pediatrics Virtual Bedtime Stories: Children Reading to Children collaboration between the District and Wayne Pediatrics. Tune in at 7 p.m. at http://bit.ly/WaynePeds. Many books to be read in English, Spanish and Arabic.
Women’s History Month Film Screening Miss Representation Thurs. March 25th 6 p.m. Be part of DPSCD’s recognition of the accomplishments that women have made during #WomensHistoryMonth2021 with the film screening of Miss Representation. Please visit our District social media platforms to get the link to watch the film.
Social-Emotional Learning Day is Fri. March 26th: DPSCD is “Building Community Through Celebration” with Social-Emotional Learning Day this week (Fri. March 26th), tied to its Expect Respect initiative. Please visit detroitk12.org/expectrespect for an overview of the Expect Respect program. #PreparingForYourRise
Girls Dream Big Speaker Series Thur. March 25th at 5 p.m. The Detroit Pistons invite DPSCD students and staff to participate in this second annual series geared to inspire young women leaders, entrepreneurs as well as enriching communication. This free webinar series is presented by Priority Health. Please visit https://www.nba.com/pistons/girls-dream-big-series to register and receive a special link to the webinar.
Spring Break for DPSCD is Next Week (Week of March 29th- April 4th): A reminder, next week is spring break holiday! DPSCD schools and offices will be closed. Please visit detroitk12.org/returntoschool for COVID-19 safety precautions and resources while on spring break. #StudentsRise
**Did You Know DPSCD is hiring? Save the date of Tues. April 6th for the DPSCD Teacher Hiring Fair and Thurs. April 8th for the Exceptional Student Education Hiring Fair. For more information, please visit https://careers.detroitk12.org/. Have questions or need assistance? Please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (313) 873-6987.**
**Save the Date of April 5th, that’s when Round One opens for Application Schools submissions starting at 12 p.m. More information can be found at http://detroitk12.org/applicationschools.**
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