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Take The Sports Out Of BC Schools

British Columbia’s schools are facing a new curriculum, but the same old problems remain and will remain.  The perennial complaint about schools being underfunded and teachers underpaid will be present no matter the reform. 648 more words


Vancouver School Board audits say trustees 'ineffective'

A special adviser’s report looking into the actions of the Vancouver School Board says problems within the board stemmed from some trustees prioritizing their political agendas, rather than stewardship of the district. 652 more words


Vancouver School Board trustees demand apology from education minister

Four former Vancouver School Board (VSB) trustees are suggesting they may go to court, alleging Education Minister Mike Bernier defamed them.

The Vision Vancouver trustees are demanding Bernier and the president of the B.C. 169 more words


Fired trustees say education minister defamed them

VANCOUVER – Four fired members of the Vancouver School Board are demanding a retraction and an apology from British Columbia’s education minister, saying he made defamatory statements about them. 156 more words


Public Education in BC

I’ve started paying more attention to the province’s education system since our daughter was born. And it does not look good. Public education in British Columbia is a mess.  322 more words


Rally in support of dismissed Vancouver School Board to take place tonight

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


HARRISON - Shed no tears for school trustees who got what they deserved

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