Peel board, Ranjit Khatkur reach settlement

TORONTO, Nov. 19, 2012 /CNW/ - The Peel District School Board and Ranjit Khatkur are pleased to announce that they have reached a settlement of Ms. Khatkur's application to the Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario.

Director of Education Tony Pontes said, "The board remains fully committed to equity and social justice in all its dealings with staff, students and members of the community."

Ms. Khatkur stated, "I am encouraged with the direction the board is taking in relation to equity and inclusive education issues."

Note to Media:  Under the legally binding terms of the Minutes of Settlement, this media statement is all of the information that can be shared regarding the Settlement by either the Peel District School Board or Ranjit Khatkur.


SOURCE: Peel District School Board

For further information:

Media contact:  Tony Pontes, Director of Education, 905-890-1010 ext. 2006
Reference:  Brian Woodland, Director of Communications, 905-890-1010 ext. 2812, brian.woodland@peelsb.com