Ministry of Education News

New Curriculum Transition Extended for Grades 11 & 12November 30, 2017

Author: Jen Mezei

Ministry of Education Announcement:   New Curriculum Transition Extended for Grades 11 & 12 The Ministry of Education has extended the implementation schedule for the new Grade 11 & 12 curriculum...

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Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity (SOGI) Inclusive Education in BCNovember 30, 2017

Author: Jen Mezei

  Membership Update   Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity (SOGI) Inclusive Education in BC   BCCPAC is working with the Ministry of Education and other provincial partner groups to ensure...

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Media ReleaseNovember 3, 2017

Author: Jen Mezei

November 1, 2017 Hundreds of Special Needs Students Denied a Full Day at School in BC Public Schools Vancouver, B.C. - The BC Confederation of Parent Advisory Councils (BCCPAC) strives to...

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Ministry of Education Scholarships and Awards ReviewFebruary 26, 2015

Author: Webmaster

The Ministry of Education has been providing scholarships and awards to BC’s high school students since 1987.  There have been some changes over the years, but the time is right...

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School Grant Applications Now OpenApril 2, 2014

Author: Webmaster

A notice from the BC Government: VICTORIA - Applications are now being accepted for B.C. government grants supporting school-based extracurricular activities. Parent advisory councils (PACs) and district advisory councils (DPACs)...

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New Minister of Education Don McRaeSeptember 5, 2012

Author: Webmaster

  Don McRae, MLA for Comox Valley was appointed Minister of Education in today's cabinet renewal announcement. "Our government is delivering for British Columbians. This new cabinet brings a renewed...

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School Community Connections ProgramJuly 12, 2012

Author: Webmaster

  For the 2012-13 school year, a total of $800,000 will be available through the School Community Connections (SCC) program for projects that expand the use of K-12 school space,...

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New Elementary Schools in VancouverJuly 11, 2012

Author: Webmaster

  The signing of two project agreements today by Minister of Education George Abbott and Vancouver school board chair Patti Bacchus will see the B.C. government invest $26.7 million to...

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Official Trustee Appointed to Cowichan Valley School District 79July 1, 2012

Author: Webmaster

  Official Trustee Appointed to Cowichan Valley School District 79 VICTORIA - Surrey School District superintendent Mike McKay has been appointed as the official trustee for School District 79 (Cowichan...

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$3.3 million for school playgroundsJune 21, 2012

Author: Webmaster

  $3.3 million for school playgrounds NEW WESTMINSTER - An additional $3.3 million is being provided for 80 schools across all 60 school districts for the repair, improvement and replacement...

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BCCPAC sends Letter of Support

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