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Thursday, August 25, 2022 1:30 PM
The Ministry of Health, the provincial health officer and the Ministry of Education and Child Care are reminding families of how to stay healthy and reduce the spread of communicable diseases, including COVID-19, as children return to school and child care.
Friday, October 1, 2021 10:35 AM
Government is updating its K-12 education health and safety guidelines to require masks for kindergarten to Grade 3 students.
Wednesday, September 1, 2021 8:00 AM
Student and staff mental health is an important focus as a new school year begins next week.
Tuesday, August 24, 2021 9:45 AM
B.C. students will return to school next month and can look forward to full-time, in-person learning and resuming sports, music and other extracurricular activities, while mask requirements and other health and safety measures remain in place to keep schools safe.
Thursday, July 22, 2021 1:30 PM
Rachna Singh, Parliamentary Secretary for Anti-Racism Initiatives, and Jennifer Whiteside, Minister of Education, have released the following statement for the National Summit on Islamophobia, hosted by the Government of Canada on Thursday, July 22, 2021:
Thursday, July 15, 2021 12:30 PM
A community roundtable will bring together nearly 40 community organizations, rightsholders and education partners to address racism in education and help shape the provincial K-12 Anti-Racism in Education Action Plan.
Thursday, June 17, 2021 9:45 AM
Students, families, teachers and staff should plan for a near-normal return to school in September.
Thursday, February 4, 2021 10:15 AM
Enhanced safety measures and $121.2 million in federal funding are on the way, as the Province continues to strengthen health and safety plans in K-12 schools to keep students, teachers and staff safe during the pandemic.
Friday, January 15, 2021 11:30 AM
Rachna Singh, Parliamentary Secretary for Anti-Racism Initiatives, and Jennifer Whiteside, Minister of Education, have released the following statement to mark Black Shirt Day on Jan. 15, 2021:
Thursday, September 3, 2020 1:15 PM
Building on the Province’s $45.6-million investment to support a safe restart for B.C.’s schools, additional funding from the federal government will allow schools to expand health and safety measures, purchase more personal protective equipment (PPE) and increase capacity for remote learning.