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Thursday, January 24, 2013 5:20 PM
Minister of Education Don McRae has issued the following statement: "The BCTF is claiming that the government's proposed framework "ignores the ruling of the BC Supreme Court that teachers have the right to bargain working conditions, such as class size and class composition."
Thursday, January 24, 2013 1:00 PM
Thursday, January 24, 2013 9:05 AM
The B.C. government is proposing a series of bold and innovative changes to achieve labour peace and a ten-year agreement with the province’s public-school teachers, Premier Christy Clark and Education Minister Don McRae announced today.
Monday, January 14, 2013 1:36 PM
B.C. secondary students who wish to become teachers can now apply for one of twenty $5,000 Pathway to Teacher Education scholarships. Scholarship winners will be awarded a $5,000 voucher to redeem upon entrance to one of B.C.'s faculty of education programs.
Monday, December 17, 2012 9:30 AM
New and upgraded schools, skills and trades training, progress on BC's Education Plan, and a new provincial strategy to erase bullying are just some of the highlights of the past year in education that will benefit students and their families for years to come.
Tuesday, December 11, 2012 6:00 AM
B.C.'s Grade 4 students are among the world's top readers at their grade level and had the highest average score in Canada, according to a just-released international report.
Thursday, November 22, 2012 11:00 AM
B.C. school buses travel over 33 million kilometres each year, the equivalent of 43 round trips to the moon.
Friday, November 9, 2012 1:30 PM
South Island students taking auto mechanics at Victoria High school have a bright future ahead of them, thanks to an innovative program to be offered by the school in the new year.
Friday, November 9, 2012 1:00 PM
With the enactment of the school calendar regulation, boards of education and education authorities are now able to offer more creative scheduling options that better meet the needs of their students.
Wednesday, October 17, 2012 1:15 PM
Premier Christy Clark has announced a review of the teacher bargaining process that will see government engage with the British Columbia Teachers'; Federation (BCTF) and other education stakeholders on how best to make systemic improvements prior to the next round of bargaining.