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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.
Friday, August 21, 2015 8:30 AM
Government is providing nearly $20 million to help B.C. school districts extend the life of their facilities and school-based assets, Education Minister Mike Bernier announced today while speaking at the BC School Superintendents Association’s Summer Leadership Academy in Kelowna.
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.
Tuesday, July 7, 2015 10:00 AM
A partial replacement and seismic upgrade to Georges P. Vanier Secondary will ensure students, teachers and staff will have safer learning and teaching environments for years to come.
Thursday, July 2, 2015 10:30 AM
Schools across the Maple Ridge school district (SD 42) are saving energy and money by investing in efficiencies. The Ministry of Education has approved SD 42’s Energy Management Plan (EMP) that over the next 8 years will bring over $4 million in operational savings and also dramatically reduce emissions.
Wednesday, June 24, 2015 1:00 PM
Upgrades and structural improvements are on the way for L'École Côte-du-Soleil to further safeguard students and staff in the event of an earthquake.