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Dorothy Byers @MrsDByers Toronto, Ontario

Fierce advocate of opportunities for diversity, inclusion, and equity to advance learning & society, passionate learner, Chair FIRST Robotics Canada

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Joined Twitter 9/5/12


@AnnikaPint @BLAC_Ontario @emilyrondel @AnaBaciu3 @MsABahri @HollyinTO @MsScavuzzo @paulkeenan59 @twmckeown1https://t.co/0gqcMTEm9o
6/13
2020
@people @ViralHog 🙄😂
5/28
2020
Oh my goodness! https://t.co/ysFN6rgwMz
5/15
2020
@fordnation please include @ontariomidwives as essential- they are. @celliottability @ImogenRCoePhD @theJingster https://t.co/8HU4TjsETk
Retweeted by Dorothy ByersThrough the support of #CanCode, FIRST Canada and STEM Minds bring coding workshops across Canada! Read all about S… https://t.co/fmu8GVOAk3
Retweeted by Dorothy Byers @fordnation please include @ontariomidwives as essential- they are. @celliottability @ImogenRCoePhD @theJingster https://t.co/8HU4TjsETk
5/8
2020
Absolutely @kirstinestewart and I can tell you where it was in my home town! https://t.co/5wXQDlfoQH
4/28
2020
Don’t miss this opportunity to learn from #inspirACTIONal racial justice educators @agawap, @mskikeojo, @pgorski &… https://t.co/JuoPVZM1H3
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4/25
2020
Good morning. https://t.co/zLxYYWXZ0n
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4/20
2020
If you have time, take a moment to fill out this @StatCan_Eng (et @StatCan_fra) survey on how #COVID19 is affecting… https://t.co/Qs9ONcXJxD
Retweeted by Dorothy ByersThe Barbershop Harmony Society was founded on April 11, 1938, which is why today is Barbershop Quartet Day. Join in… https://t.co/ijF1BULjo2
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4/12
2020
Ok all you @CANFIRST teams who participated at the Provincial Champs @ParamountFoods Centre in the past, here’s a… https://t.co/m4QDi5ED2CPresident & CEO @ParamountFoods @mohamadfakih8 will donate $1 for every RT of this post, up to $10K to help the… https://t.co/pBLwre2qQT
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4/9
2020
Well said @Hanigsberg. Our experts need to be pilots and co-pilots of this journey that we collectively take day by… https://t.co/LxhLL8vnlQ
4/8
2020
⁦@CANFIRST⁩ proudly donates 3,000+ goggles & safety glasses to ⁦@UnityHealthTO⁩ St.Joes & St. Mike’s Toronto. ❤️ he… https://t.co/tz04mI6ocw
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4/5
2020
⁦@CANFIRST⁩ proudly donates 3,000+ goggles & safety glasses to ⁦@UnityHealthTO⁩ St.Joes & St. Mike’s Toronto. ❤️ he… https://t.co/tz04mI6ocw
4/4
2020
We’ve always loved Sandra. This is delightful! #StayHome #YoYoMa @SandyBoynton #PhysicalDistancing https://t.co/vaKmdxazUn
4/2
2020
Thanks for making me laugh @ArleneDickinson !!! I ❤️ my natural platinum!😂 https://t.co/ct2kXDxKufLocal man heads to work at 5:30 am and, noticing that his garbage bin has been tipped over, goes to set it back up.… https://t.co/tJC5JpC9hp
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3/31
2020
A silver lining in the #COVIDー19 cloud: Never have scientists (including physicians) been so prominent, day after d… https://t.co/yME2WfhLbI
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3/30
2020
Harry and Meghan have left Canada and moved to California, which means the only Canadian royalty left is Eugene Levy and Catherine O’Hara.
Retweeted by Dorothy ByersBaffled by people walking around our local grocery store with masks on. If you have symptoms or are at risk, get th… https://t.co/EcFDLOjyMe
Retweeted by Dorothy ByersOn March 27, Bank of China donates medical supplies (including 30000 medical masks, 10000 sets of protective clothi… https://t.co/G4nZN4KLze
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3/29
2020
The Toronto sign is shining blue tonight & every night in support of our frontline healthcare workers & all… https://t.co/3nZ2W9Pp6j
Retweeted by Dorothy ByersLISTEN TO THIS! Toronto has joined the party. People are going crazy, banging pots and pans from their condo balc… https://t.co/Ggekcvi49s
Retweeted by Dorothy Byers.@BauerHockey is right - right now, we're all playing for the same team. So many great companies are really showing… https://t.co/ySAtMSMVPL
Retweeted by Dorothy ByersSo needed! https://t.co/1QB3VoUibO
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3/27
2020
STING: Don't stand Me: Mmm? STING: Don't stand so Me: What STING: Don't stand so close to me Me: Right
Retweeted by Dorothy Byers1/3 Ok 🇨🇦, you said it #PhysicalDistancing is the new #SocialDistancing! We need to ↑ physical distance but NOT ↓ o… https://t.co/vgG4fro8hz
Retweeted by Dorothy ByersGreat resource and learning opportunity! https://t.co/P0iHoJnvOiLooking for things to do with the kids? Here’s an excellent collection of fun learning opportunities in and around… https://t.co/SON247BXmF
3/26
2020
That’s the way! We need this leadership in 🇨🇦 as wel all work to #PlanktheCurve https://t.co/7BAh4DMxrGThe robin singing very loudly outside my front door at 5:30 am would like you to know that everything's going to be ok.
Retweeted by Dorothy ByersYou need to stay home. And so do your friends and family members. Help spread the word with your own video - and ta… https://t.co/OzFCF5giUB
Retweeted by Dorothy ByersEnough is enough. To those who are still hanging out with friends or hosting dinner parties: Do the right thing and… https://t.co/pNiP5EuK9M
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3/25
2020
Here’s a useful summary of the current best thinking among public health experts on how we need to approach the fig… https://t.co/TIjyEkJOGd
Retweeted by Dorothy ByersThe kind of leadership we need right now. My ❤️ goes to the athletes who have been preparing for their moment. Than… https://t.co/iWTcPKSlHm
3/24
2020
Ontario Provincial Police have laid out possible consequences if emergency closure orders that were issued by the F… https://t.co/H0V1pyZmsI
Retweeted by Dorothy ByersNot practicing social distancing? You could be fined up to $1K and businesses up to $500K https://t.co/AkbZehR1UJ https://t.co/nnWA6KA1Rc
Retweeted by Dorothy ByersAccording to our Chief Medical Officer of Health, the next few days are critical as families return home to Canada.… https://t.co/pIwC7Cugll
Retweeted by Dorothy ByersImportant note: If you receive a text message claiming to be from the Red Cross selling or giving away masks, do N… https://t.co/C75aA1cx9I
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3/21
2020
I’m hearing that our playgrounds are still packed with kids. As a parent myself, it breaks my heart to have to writ… https://t.co/h2G92ghfVg
Retweeted by Dorothy ByersBravo! This is corporate leadership we need now. #StrongerTogether https://t.co/ofkvdFDV2U
3/20
2020
This the leadership Canada 🇨🇦 needs right now from our businesses to make our community strong. Together we will ge… https://t.co/6AbYJlARDc
3/19
2020
#FlattenTheCurve to reduce the impact of #COVID19: ➡️Postpone or cancel non-essential travel outside of Canada ➡️Pr… https://t.co/4rYqZ3Om0q
Retweeted by Dorothy ByersChief Public Health Officer Dr. Theresa Tam says the window to flatten the curve is getting narrow with cases in th… https://t.co/l4lXUeiBWq
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3/16
2020
IMPORTANT NOTICE If you are a Registered Nurse in Canada not currently employed, please consider applying to the P… https://t.co/teLbnMwDyE
Retweeted by Dorothy Byers“Right now is the time to stand together and help folks in need to help our most vulnerable.” https://t.co/XyH8y74vG9
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3/15
2020
It is with deep disappointment that we share an update on the immediate suspension of the current FIRST season and… https://t.co/ddidec59jO
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3/13
2020
Thank-you to the women who are the top public health doctors expertly leading #COVID19 efforts in their jurisdictio… https://t.co/oarNF8Drjc
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3/9
2020
".... a little digging shows that the paradox is the product not of innate sex differences in STEM interest, but th… https://t.co/x2LpKeoDQH
Retweeted by Dorothy ByersThere aren’t enough skilled workers in Canada but attracting more women to these jobs will go a long way. Here’s wh… https://t.co/Ti1xxAadV1
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2/25
2020
Dear @osstf, @Sflecce thought to send me money while he ‘negotiates’ with you. I think that it was so that I woul… https://t.co/FJTrERji7l
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2/9
2020
Be inspired to 👂🏽 effectively to Ss, disrupt the status quo in your class, redesign curriculum that works for your… https://t.co/WA1GYtuv47
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2/8
2020
There are countless of school strikers and young climate activists around the world. Not just me. They all have nam… https://t.co/jeyessZ8EK
Retweeted by Dorothy ByersThe minister of education was caught calling child care facilities “strike camps” in this now deleted tweet. Who… https://t.co/AgN1WtGUFm
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1/29
2020
Excellent piece by my @OISEUofT colleague! Opinion: If Doug Ford’s government gets its way, Ontario risks losing… https://t.co/6TWdBIBTCZ
Retweeted by Dorothy ByersThis is NOT ok. From a 2 year to 4 year wait is significant especially for children for whom 4 years is a significa… https://t.co/CiUyh2LSFQ
1/27
2020
NEW: An internal poll, conducted on behalf of OSSTF, finds that parents are siding with teachers in the labour disp… https://t.co/xYTYPKNi0Q
Retweeted by Dorothy ByersAfter months advocating a hike to secondary class size from 22:1 to 28:1, @Sflecce let slip that maybe the research… https://t.co/Khm4hBcK7W
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1/19
2020
Dear OSSTF, OECTA, AEFO & ETFO education workers: We are with you as you do whatever it takes to win the public ed… https://t.co/b1kqJE8dcm
Retweeted by Dorothy ByersLecce has: ➡️ Never stepped foot inside a public school in Ontario ➡️ Never consulted students ➡️ Never taught,… https://t.co/ASIXeshz0k
Retweeted by Dorothy ByersAlready quite the day in #OntEd. Leaked document shows the government wanted to monetize education. #OECTA starts s… https://t.co/sc2FSdfxLo
Retweeted by Dorothy ByersNEW: As several education-sector unions ramp up job action, a Liberal MPP Is calling for education minister Stephen… https://t.co/S9paVeMaGo
Retweeted by Dorothy Byers"A “confidential” government document obtained by the Star shows [the Ford] government considered keeping online le… https://t.co/99Ve6gdtnM
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1/13
2019
Want to learn more about the FIRST Tech Challenge program and meet the @FTCTeams participating in Ontario’s inaugur… https://t.co/4ita3IYDPl
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12/15
2019
I woke up early (sorry, Toronto: you got the worst of me) to speak with seven stations to say the following about e… https://t.co/ouMgKato6K
Retweeted by Dorothy ByersSo, when @Sflecce says “taxpayers don’t want ...” I’m a taxpayer 🙋🏾‍♀️ I am also a teacher 👩🏾‍🏫 I don’t make 92,0… https://t.co/yn3JEG2l5r
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12/12
2019
Grateful for the generosity of our @CANFIRST community! https://t.co/Teb7yOzNeY
12/8
2019
Preparation meets opportunity today at the @firstlegoleague qualifier, hosted by @SRL_6514 at snowy @SuttonDHS. Goo… https://t.co/RoqruATe58
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12/6
2019
The TTC says 25 streetcars that were operating along Queen St. have now been found with some damage, though the sou… https://t.co/X0VxLiVDwg
Retweeted by Dorothy ByersHad exactly the same experience several times. Some people disrespect the safety of others- shameful. On the flip… https://t.co/tAGh5IeC2i
11/28
2019
Thank you Don for your inspiring work @FIRSTweets from all of your friends @CANFIRST https://t.co/q63HV2wbJm
11/26
2019
Outstanding work @team5672 “If you see them you can be them” in action! @CANFIRST @don_bossi @ImogenRCoePhDhttps://t.co/07RqRLi1nO
11/25
2019
Proud of your amazing work @HBKidsHospital and partnership with @CANFIRST Making a difference! https://t.co/smCc4ryoaM
11/24
2019
Excellent confirmation of what we see @CANFIRST https://t.co/0UUKV8WbVI
11/20
2019
Kindness, compassion, empathy are important traits to practice everyday. Spot on Jan. https://t.co/Xn0GV7fepj😂😂 https://t.co/cvmlrPcDb7
11/16
2019
#team5672 Miigwech @Shawanosowe @WRFNinfo for all the #Roboticsfun. Go Bobcats! @WikyBoardEd #Anishinabe #leadershttps://t.co/AHO9HZzAJV
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11/6
2019
The Bank of Canada has named climate change as one of six vulnerabilities in the country’s financial system. It’s t… https://t.co/lZoT6pVOml
Retweeted by Dorothy ByersThis guide by @FllTutorials about how to structure your season includes useful information, lessons & resources abo… https://t.co/zfriRG13OS
Retweeted by Dorothy ByersThank you to everyone who helped make the 1st Annual Community Cleanup Challenge a success! Continue to be a… https://t.co/VwodATBZwP
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10/8
2019
Vice President @kimucooper discusses strategies to increase equity, diversity & inclusion on FIRST teams & at FIRST… https://t.co/OGNzgGKEpJ
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9/28
2019
We’re at the International Plowing Match and Rural Expo! It’s a 5 day celebration of agriculture and rural living,… https://t.co/NDqwxjcIfZ
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9/18
2019
@AnnikaPint @AUG_Cyber @GirlsWhoCode @robotsmarts @BrendaDardenW @RealMiralKotb @reshmasaujani @HollyinTOhttps://t.co/eoQUgeX22B
Retweeted by Dorothy Byers @AnnikaPint @GirlsWhoCode @robotsmarts @BrendaDardenW @reshmasaujani @HollyinTO @AnaBaciu3 @MrsDByers @MsScavuzzohttps://t.co/BFcPBUt2RA
Retweeted by Dorothy Byers @AnnikaPint @GirlsWhoCode @robotsmarts @BrendaDardenW @RealMiralKotb @reshmasaujani @HollyinTO @AnaBaciu3https://t.co/SiaGW4RppQ
Retweeted by Dorothy Byers#team5672 Aanii @GretaThunberg we love your message wish you well and would love to invite you to #Wiikwemkoong Fir… https://t.co/AFvItyj9ZD
Retweeted by Dorothy ByersAnd that’s one of the ways we make the world a better place @CANFIRST https://t.co/WTRrA2EoI7
9/17
2019
Thank you @GDMS_C for your support @Carleton_U @CANFIRST inaugural event! https://t.co/HHN9ORRnF3
9/10
2019
It's really nice when amidst endless news of our swiftly-tanking #education system, media takes time to focus on po… https://t.co/4NP744KVI7
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9/9
2019
Join us in Victoria on Feb. 13th for the Moose Hide Campaign Provincial Gathering and Day of Fasting! Please regist… https://t.co/rxvtawmvaw
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9/8
2019
For all you @CANFIRST FLL engineers. Here is a perfect opportunity to take your skills to new heights. @MrsDByershttps://t.co/oFyqgzse7e
Retweeted by Dorothy ByersWe're honored to have @JohnDeere's support as a new global sponsor. Learn how their decision to increase their annu… https://t.co/PVH67PAr0L
Retweeted by Dorothy ByersAnd that’s how we do it @CANFIRST https://t.co/NOb2sL5JBY
9/6
2019
"Confusing and extremely disappointing.” ☝🏽This should have been the slogan for the Ford government. Now is the t… https://t.co/hy8sBEGeMp
Retweeted by Dorothy ByersHave you seen OCT’s Professionally Speaking? Congrats @team5672 Chris Mara for life changing programs with… https://t.co/odj4QS6gp1
8/20
2019
Science has shown us that climate change is real and it'll show us the best ways to tackle the challenge, too — but… https://t.co/jcv58QCe0b
Retweeted by Dorothy ByersNow that’s exciting! @CANFIRST loves to share our passion for robotics, teaching, and exploration of future opportu… https://t.co/10slydpbJjThis is critical work. Proud of @CANFIRST support for our 🇨🇦indigenous students in Wiki, LaLoche and beyond. If you… https://t.co/fRHr2IXl9T
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8/18
2019

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