A rally in support of Vancouver School Board (VSB) trustees fired by the province’s education minister earlier this week is being planned for Thursday night. 453 more words
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THE WAILING has begun in the aftermath of the B.C. government’s decision to fire the Vancouver School Board.
The rhetoric about the unfairness of it all, and how it’s an attack on democracy, we wonder what took so long. 266 more words
Vancouver parents concerned about the province’s decision to fire the Vancouver School Board marched to Canada Place Tuesday to deliver boxes of petitions with more than 18,000 signatures to… 408 more words
Vancouver’s rebel school trustees — led by Vision Vancouver firebrands Patti Bacchus and Mike Lombardi — have had a chip on their collective shoulders for years, double-daring the Liberal government to go ahead and knock it off. 410 more words
The beleaguered Vancouver School Board (VSB) was fired by the province’s education minister Monday morning.
B.C. Education Minister Mike Bernier said the board was dismissed for failing to adopt a balanced budget by June 30. 924 more words
VANCOUVER – Accusations of harassment in the workplace. Refusals to pass a balanced budget. The firing of entire boards.
School boards across the country have attracted attention over internal discord and for being at loggerheads with provincial governments. 694 more words