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Celebrating Catholic Education Week in 140 characters or less

Dufferin-Peel launches #MyCatholicEducation Social Media Campaign

On April 25, the Dufferin-Peel Catholic District School Board will launch a two-week social media campaign called #MyCatholicEducation to commemorate Catholic Education Week – May 1-6.

Students, staff, parents and alumni, will be asked to reflect on “What does Catholic education mean to you?” or “How has your Catholic education help to shape the person you are today?” and share their thoughts through tweets and pictures using the hashtag #MyCatholicEducation.

The board will retweet a selection of responses every day and will highlight them on the board website. This social media campaign will not only serve as a way to celebrate Catholic Education Week, but it will also provide the Dufferin-Peel community with an opportunity to share their message with a broader audience.

To see the schedule of Catholic Education Week events at schools visit: http://www.dpcdsb.org/CEC/Catholic+Community/Catholic+Education+Week/

To see #MyCatholicEducation feed on Twitter visit: https://twitter.com/search?src=typd&q=%23MyCatholicEducation

The Dufferin-Peel Catholic District School Board is one of the largest school boards in Ontario with approximately 83,000 students in 149 schools located throughout Mississauga, Brampton, Caledon and Orangeville. The board is also one of the largest employers in the region with approximately 11,000 employees.

For more information about the Dufferin-Peel Catholic District School Board and Catholic schools in Peel Region and Dufferin County, visit Dufferin-Peel online at www.dpcdsb.org

 

 

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Media Contact:                 Nancy Marshall, Communications Officer 

905-890-0708 ext. 24278 or 416-788-9367