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School districts report salaries, expenses, contracts for 2012-13December 30, 2013

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  As New Year’s Eve approaches, so too does the deadline for B.C. school districts to submit their annual Statement of Financial Information (SOFI), a document that offers some details...

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NOTICE TO BCCPAC MEMBER PACS/DPACSDecember 30, 2013

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Important information about nominations, resolutions and awards deadlines for the 2014 year. Nominations to the Board: Deadline to submit nominations is February 28th Nominations for the BCCPAC board of Directors are...

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A call for school district reports on student suspensionsDecember 27, 2013

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  Information about student suspensions is rarely made public, except in extreme cases such as the action against seven basketball players from an Abbotsford secondary school after hazing allegations. Most...

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B.C. proposes a “more inclusive” high-school scholarship programDecember 23, 2013

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  The Passport to Education program, which has long provided financial rewards to B.C. students for academic and non-academic achievement, is being phased out. The program awards stamps - worth...

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Engaging parents: A tip from a West Van PACDecember 20, 2013

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  Looking for ways to draw more parents to PAC meetings? If so, consider the “open forum” initiative at Rockridge secondary school in West Vancouver, which offers parents an opportunity...

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B.C. principal issues call to action on behalf of LGBT students, staffDecember 19, 2013

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  A high school principal has issued a "call to action" to her colleagues on behalf of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and questioning students and staff (LGBTQ) who need...

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Chilliwack school district invites public comment on policiesDecember 17, 2013

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  The Chilliwack school district is encouraging public comment on proposed policy changes. The district has started posting draft policies that are under review by the education policy advisory committee...

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Parental lobbying brings action to help diabetic studentsDecember 16, 2013

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  The B.C. government has responded positively to parents who have been lobbying for in-school support for diabetic students. Starting next month, designated school staff will be trained to administer...

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Fundraising efforts produce $3.4 million for Vancouver schoolsDecember 12, 2013

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  Fundraising efforts by Vancouver school communities last year collected more than $3 million for field trips, playground equipment, technology, sports events, library books, and other learning resources and activities....

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Schools need reliable Internet access, superintendents sayDecember 11, 2013

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  What’s the biggest technological challenge for B.C. schools? It's not access to the latest gadgets or devising new teaching methods to make optimal use of online resources, according to...

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