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Thursday, September 20, 2012 8:15 AM
The B.C. government is providing $500,000 in support of literacy and this year's Raise-a-Reader campaign, Education Minister Don McRae announced today.
Wednesday, July 11, 2012 10:15 AM
The signing of two project agreements today by Minister of Education George Abbott and Vancouver school board chair Patti Bacchus will see the B.C. government invest $26.7 million to build two new elementary schools in Vancouver.
Friday, May 11, 2012 10:01 AM
Engineers and geoscientists have completed a comprehensive re-assessment of seismic safety at B.C. schools based on the latest scientific research, improved technology and study of recent major earthquakes around the world.
Friday, May 11, 2012 10:00 AM
As part of its ongoing Seismic Mitigation Program, the Province has committed more than $122 million to address structural upgrades at 14 high-priority schools.
Friday, April 20, 2012 10:20 AM
A new task force is looking at ways to enhance achievement for all students in rural and remote areas of the province.
Friday, March 16, 2012 10:30 AM
Education Minister George Abbott is travelling to China to build on British Columbia's leading role in international education.
Friday, October 28, 2011 9:45 AM
The rich history of Kitsilano Secondary school will be preserved through a $57.8-million restoration project that includes an addition and seismic upgrade for a school that has served Vancouver families for 100 years, Premier Christy Clark announced.
Thursday, September 29, 2011 10:30 AM
With its heritage features enhanced, a safer, brighter, greener Laura Secord Elementary was put on proud display for the school's official reopening.
Tuesday, September 27, 2011 10:00 AM
Wednesday, September 28 is National Raise-a-Reader Day, and Education Minister George Abbott has one request for British Columbians: please buy a newspaper in support of the 2011 Postmedia Raise-a-Reader campaign.
Tuesday, September 27, 2011 8:30 AM
Students at Florence Nightingale Elementary school started their day off right this morning with a healthy breakfast to fuel their minds and bodies for another day of learning.