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Wednesday, December 7, 2011 10:00 AM
Christmas has arrived early for parent advisory councils (PACs) in 102 elementary and middle schools across 31 school districts, as nearly $2.4 million in playground funding is being returned to PACs that have recently purchased playground equipment for their kids.
Monday, December 5, 2011 10:15 AM
Education Minister George Abbott climbed aboard the WonderWheels bus and also visited TinyTown, the newest StrongStart BC program in the Sunshine Coast school district (SD 46).
Thursday, December 1, 2011 10:15 AM
Another significant step on the road to improving Aboriginal student success was taken and celebrated in the Nanaimo-Ladysmith school district today where partners signed a third Aboriginal Education Enhancement Agreement (AEEA).
Thursday, November 24, 2011 1:00 PM
B.C.'s English as a Second Language (ESL) programs from kindergarten to Grade 12 will soon be known as English Language Learning (ELL) programs.
Thursday, November 10, 2011 10:30 AM
More Aboriginal students are completing secondary school in B.C. according to the latest school completion rates, which show a more than three per cent increase.
Wednesday, November 9, 2011 10:45 AM
Today's official opening of the new Revelstoke Secondary school was a celebration for the whole community, as the new school also hosts a Neighbourhood Learning Centre offering programs and services for people of all ages and interests.
Friday, November 4, 2011 2:00 PM
Education Minister George Abbott joined students at Victoria High school to officially open the new Fairey Technical Building.
Monday, October 31, 2011 11:45 AM
Students will benefit from new or expanded schools, as the Province rolls out a $353-million school capital plan.
Friday, October 28, 2011 1:30 PM
Oak Bay High will be replaced by a state-of-the-art new school with a Neighbourhood Learning Centre that will play host to an array of programs and services to serve local family and community needs.
Friday, October 28, 2011 1:15 PM
The B.C. government is launching an innovative plan to transform education so that every student can excel and thrive in a rapidly evolving world.