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Monday, February 11, 2019 2:30 PM
Hundreds of families, students and staff in Vancouver can look forward to safer schools as funding for seismic upgrades has been approved for Lord Byng Secondary, Lord Selkirk Elementary and Dr. George M. Weir Elementary schools.
Thursday, April 6, 2017 10:45 AM
Additional resources in Asia Pacific studies are coming soon to schools throughout the province, thanks to a new partnership between the Ministry of Education and the Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada (APF Canada).
Monday, February 6, 2017 10:00 AM
Students, teachers and staff at Queen Mary Elementary school are settling in to a seismically safe and renovated school, thanks to a $20.3-million upgrade and partial replacement under the Province’s Seismic Mitigation Program.
Wednesday, December 21, 2016 10:45 AM
Each and every one of British Columbia’s 5,676 new students will be funded, thanks to an extra $46.7 million that will flow to school districts with increased enrolments this school year.
Friday, December 16, 2016 7:22 AM
The world is changing and B.C. students need to be ready to adapt to the careers of tomorrow. Students in the North Vancouver and West Vancouver school districts will be prepared thanks to provincial funding awarded to the districts, helping to connect kids with opportunities in skilled trades and tech training.
Friday, December 16, 2016 7:21 AM
Students in the Vancouver School District are connecting with skills and technology training development thanks to a $17,500 grant to the district from the Province’s Shoulder Tappers Program.
Tuesday, December 6, 2016 9:00 AM
More than 60 teachers from the Lower Mainland gathered at the Microsoft Centre of Excellence in downtown Vancouver to learn basic coding techniques from some of the best instructors in the industry – all to make sure B.C. students have the skills they need to succeed in today’s changing world.
Wednesday, November 2, 2016 10:35 AM
The Government of British Columbia is providing $702,000 to the Vancouver school district to repair, upgrade and improve five of its facilities to make sure students, teachers and staff have comfortable and refreshed places to learn and work.
Thursday, October 27, 2016 9:45 AM
Students from Lord Tennyson Elementary school will have a seismically safe new home, thanks to the provincial government’s $24.5-million replacement of the school in the Kitsilano neighbourhood.
Thursday, October 6, 2016 12:15 PM
Education Minister Mike Bernier has issued the following statement on the audit report on the Vancouver school board: