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Tuesday, April 24, 2012 11:10 AM
Education Minister George Abbott joined officials from the Sunshine Coast school district to sign a $14.3-million project agreement for a new elementary school in Gibsons.
Monday, April 23, 2012 10:30 AM
Government has completed regulations arising from Bill 22, the Education Improvement Act, to strengthen consultative requirements around how every school class in the province is organized.
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, April 20, 2012 9:00 AM
The B.C. government is providing an additional $19.5 million in new funding to complete construction of Southern Okanagan Secondary school in Oliver, Minister of Education George Abbott announced.
Thursday, April 19, 2012 10:00 AM
They say reading is as easy as A, B, C, but some children continue to struggle with a skill that is vital to a healthy, successful future - and a new partnership will help improve early literacy skills in rural and remote communities.
Tuesday, April 17, 2012 10:00 AM
The B.C. government is providing over $30 million for the construction of two new schools in New Westminster, Education Minister George Abbott announced.
Wednesday, April 4, 2012 9:00 AM
Some of B.C.'s youngest students were on hand to celebrate the grand opening of a new $1.9-million, four-classroom addition to Chimney Hill Elementary school in Surrey.
Tuesday, April 3, 2012 10:00 AM
As part of Education Week, Education Minister George Abbott has announced a $368,000 New Teacher Mentoring Project. This project supports teacher collaboration as a pillar of BC's Education Plan.
Monday, April 2, 2012 2:00 PM
The B.C. government is doubling the Learning Improvement Fund (LIF) from $30 million to $60 million for the coming school year, Education Minister George Abbott announced today at a meeting of school superintendents and board chairs.
Friday, March 30, 2012 1:00 PM
On the eve of Education Week, Education Minister George Abbott spoke with student leaders at the spring meeting of BC Student Voice to highlight successes from BC's Education Plan, promote student engagement and announce that $10.7 million in new funding will support the plan by helping school districts enhance foundational skills like reading.