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Thursday, May 21, 2015 8:30 AM
Another Victoria area school is slated for a seismic upgrade to protect students and staff in the event of an earthquake.
Thursday, April 30, 2015 10:55 AM
Education Minister Peter Fassbender made the following statement on the B.C. Court of Appeal ruling:
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 12:30 PM
The government celebrated progress and success on the one-year anniversary of B.C.'s Skills for Jobs Blueprint, government's plan to help British Columbians find their fit in the province's diverse, strong and growing economy.
Friday, April 17, 2015 8:30 AM
Class sizes in British Columbia remain low and stable while the number of students successfully moving to the next grade has reached record highs.
Thursday, March 26, 2015 10:20 AM
Bill 11, the Education Statutes Amendment Act (2015) will help school districts reduce overhead costs, establish a modern framework for teacher professional development and put a stronger focus on accountability for student outcomes, Education Minister Peter Fassbender announced.
Friday, March 20, 2015 11:15 AM
Under the School Act, Minister of Education Peter Fassbender has directed the Vancouver board of education to allow the special advisor appointed March 12, 2015, Kevin Brennan of Ernst & Young LLP, to complete the duties assigned under that order prior to adopting its budget.
Thursday, March 12, 2015 1:45 PM
Education Minister Peter Fassbender will appoint an independent special advisor to review, evaluate and make recommendations aimed at helping the recently elected Vancouver Board of Education to balance its budget, reduce overhead and find administrative effiencies, while protecting and enhancing resources for students.
Wednesday, March 11, 2015 11:30 AM
For more than a decade, government has been making schools safer from earthquakes to protect students and staff. In fact, so far, we've spent over $2 billion dollars.
Tuesday, March 3, 2015 3:00 PM
Twenty-four B.C. school districts are sharing $5 million for energy projects like lighting upgrades, boiler replacements, solar panels and electric vehicles under the Carbon Neutral Capital Program (CNCP).
Thursday, February 26, 2015 3:25 PM
British Columbia has one of the best education systems in the world - our students consistently rank near the top in international assessments.