Who Are We?

We provide support and educational resources for Simcoe DECEs that is meaningful to our work in Full Day Kindergarten.

Who Are We?

We promote and protect the interests of all local DECE's of our Local and the students in their care.

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Welcome to Simcoe County Local DECEs

The Simcoe County Designated Early Childhood Educator Local is comprised of 6 Designated Early Childhood Educators who work within the Simcoe County District School Board. The Executive is elected bi-annually by the membership. The Simcoe County DECE Local works to regulate relations between the Simcoe County District School Board and the DECEs employed within the board, including but not limited to securing and maintaining, through collective bargaining, the best possible terms and conditions of employment.


Latest News & Events


ETFO Kindergarten Conference
November 20th, 2017

New ETFO Provincial Conference

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SCDECE Council Dates
November 3rd, 2017

Dates for the SCDECE Council Coffee Times are confirmed!

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Local Fall Meeting
October 11th, 2017

Registration is now open for our Local Fall Meeting. Please see the flyer for details. Registration closes October 20, 2017.

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Our Team

  • President

    Amanda Judd has been a DECE with SCDSB since September, 2010. She became our Local President in December, 2010

  • Local Executive Officer

    Sarah Murray has been involved in the Early Childhood Education field for more than 15 years. She started with SCDSB as a DECE in 2010.

  • Local Executive Officer

    Member At LargeBeth has been a DECE with the Simcoe County District School Board since 2013.


Featured Books


Building Inclusive Schools

Tools and Strategies for Success

Play = Learning

How Play Motivates and Enhances Children's Cognitive and Social-Emotional Growth

Einstein Never Used Flash Cards

How Our Children REALLY Learn- and Why They Need to Play More and Memorize Less

The Play's the Thing

Teacher's role in Children's Play

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