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Wednesday, February 23, 2022 7:30 AM
Premier John Horgan and Jennifer Whiteside, Minister of Education, have released the following statement to mark Pink Shirt Day:
Wednesday, February 16, 2022 11:30 AM
Families and more pre-kindergarten children will soon have their early learning opportunities enhanced as the Just B4 early childhood education program expands from one to six districts this school year.
Tuesday, February 1, 2022 3:30 PM
Further pandemic supports are coming for B.C. students and schools, with 300,000 rapid antigen test kits to be delivered in phases.
Wednesday, December 29, 2021 6:00 PM
A full return to school for students in kindergarten to Grade 12 will be delayed until Monday, Jan. 10, in order to give public health and B.C. schools additional time to adapt to the impacts of the Omicron variant on communities and schools, and to implement enhanced safety plans to support the continuation of in-class learning.
Tuesday, October 5, 2021 8:00 AM
In recognition of World Teachers’ Day, nominations are now open for the Premier’s Awards for Excellence in Education.
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.
Monday, August 9, 2021 10:45 AM
Starting Sept. 1, 2021, children 12 and under will be able to “Get on Board” any BC Transit or TransLink service for free as part of the provincial government’s commitment to efficient, reliable and affordable transit for families.
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.