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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, 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.
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.
Wednesday, June 10, 2015 2:00 PM
Education Minister Peter Fassbender is encouraging schools throughout the province to submit their proposals for the Innovation Partnership and/or Innovation Inventory as the first intake period is quickly coming to a close.
Tuesday, June 9, 2015 11:00 AM
Education Minister Peter Fassbender released Ernst and Young’s independent review of the Vancouver Board of Education’s (VBE) finances that points to $72 million worth of potential annual savings and revenues, as well as one-time savings of up to $750 million.
Tuesday, June 2, 2015 9:00 AM
A new $150,000 scholarship program will benefit 120 students from China, Japan and South Korea.
Monday, May 25, 2015 10:25 AM
B.C. is proud to celebrate 10 years of the BC School Fruit and Vegetable Nutritional program, and thanks to $3.5 million in new funding this year, it will continue bringing fruits, vegetables and milk to children in classrooms throughout the province.