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Wednesday, September 9, 2015 12:20 PM
As part of its commitment under the Provincial Domestic Violence Plan, the B.C. government is investing $500,000 to increase access to transition house and safe-home services for Aboriginal women and children who are affected by domestic violence.
Monday, August 31, 2015 3:30 PM
The following facts provide a snapshot of British Columbia’s education system, which has 1,581 public schools and 350 independent schools:
Thursday, August 27, 2015 8:30 AM
Earthquakes. Power failures. Forest fires. Emergencies are unpredictable and can happen anywhere but the Ministry of Education is helping your child’s school prepare for the unexpected with its new Emergency Management Planning Guide.
Wednesday, August 26, 2015 9:30 AM
Helping students to succeed in a rapidly changing world is front and centre in the redesigned Provincial Scholarships Program launching this fall.
Tuesday, August 25, 2015 9:30 AM
More B.C. students and teachers are returning to classrooms fully equipped with high-speed internet and enhanced network security services thanks to the ongoing K-12 Provincial Learning Network’s Next Generation Network upgrade.
Monday, August 10, 2015 10:00 AM
Serving alcohol at events isn’t always fun – it can actually get quite challenging – which is why government is ensuring that event servers have specific training to deal with tough liquor service scenarios.
Thursday, July 30, 2015 9:45 AM
Fourteen post-secondary institutions in B.C. and close to 7,500 employees have recently ratified a number of agreements negotiated under the Economic Stability Mandate.
Monday, July 20, 2015 10:30 AM
The sounds of creativity echoed through the Greater Victoria Public Library's Central Branch as Minister of Education Peter Fassbender was joined by young learners for a morning of reading and Lego building, celebrating the BC Summer Reading Club.
Monday, July 20, 2015 7:30 AM
As part of B.C.'s Skills for Jobs Blueprint, government is investing $12 million in 2015-16 for new trades equipment at 14 public post-secondary institutions so students planning to enter in-demand occupations learn their trade using industry-standard technology.
Wednesday, July 15, 2015 12:15 PM
School might be out for summer, but that didn’t stop a few Oak Bay students from joining Education Minister Peter Fassbender on a tour of the new Oak Bay High school.