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Thursday, September 3, 2020 1:15 PM
Building on the Province’s $45.6-million investment to support a safe restart for B.C.’s schools, additional funding from the federal government will allow schools to expand health and safety measures, purchase more personal protective equipment (PPE) and increase capacity for remote learning.
Thursday, August 20, 2020 7:45 AM
Premier John Horgan has issued the following statement recognizing Muharram, the Islamic New Year:
Thursday, July 30, 2020 7:00 AM
Premier John Horgan has issued the following statement in honour of Eid al-Adha:
Wednesday, July 29, 2020 12:35 PM
Enhanced safety measures and additional resources will enable most students in grades K-12 to return to school on Sept. 8, 2020, with full-time in-class learning as the province moves to Stage 2 of B.C.’s Education Restart Plan.
Tuesday, July 28, 2020 2:00 PM
The Province is strengthening anti-hate and anti-racism supports for communities with 13 new organizations offering Resilience BC services on B.C.’s Lower Mainland.
Friday, July 24, 2020 2:30 PM
The following is a statement of support for anti-racism from Rob Fleming, Minister of Education, and the First Nations Education Steering Committee, First Nations Schools Association, BC School Trustees Association, BC Teachers’ Federation, CUPE BC, BC Confederation of Parent Advisory Councils, BC Principals’ and Vice-Principals’ Association, BC School Superintendents Association, BC Association of School Business Officials and the Federation of Independent School Associations:
Friday, July 24, 2020 10:30 AM
A new Community Roundtable on Anti-Racism in education has been created to support the development of an anti-racism action plan and to strengthen the K–12 curriculum, ensuring the culture, beliefs and ancestry of all students and staff are accepted, celebrated and understood.
Wednesday, July 1, 2020 7:00 AM
Premier John Horgan has issued the following statement to recognize Canada Day:
Saturday, June 27, 2020 7:00 AM
Premier John Horgan has issued the following statement marking Canadian Multiculturalism Day:
Thursday, June 25, 2020 11:30 AM
The June school restart saw almost 200,000 students safely return back to the classroom, giving the Province and a newly appointed education steering committee important information to prepare for the 2020-21 school year.