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Teachers to get training to 'crack the code' in the classroom

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 11:00:00 -0700

The Province is connecting students with the skills they need to succeed in today’s changing world, including coding.

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Community meeting on student reporting coming soon to Victoria

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 10:00:00 -0700

Parents, mark Thursday Oct. 27, 2016, on your calendars and get ready to share your thoughts on student progress reporting, including report cards, for an upcoming community meeting hosted by the Ministry of Education.

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Open letter to Vancouver parents

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 09:15:00 -0700

I wanted to let you know about what is happening in School District 39. I have appointed Dianne Turner as official trustee for the Vancouver school district to ensure the Vancouver school district remains focused on providing students with the best education.

Vancouver school board replaced with official trustee

Mon, 17 Oct 2016 18:13:00 -0700

Education Minister Mike Bernier released the following statement on the appointment of former Delta school district superintendent Dianne Turner as official trustee for the Vancouver school district to replace the board of trustees dismissed:                         

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Student success story: Kelvin Zhang

Fri, 14 Oct 2016 09:00:00 -0700

Gleneagle Secondary student Kelvin Zhang is an incredible innovator with serious smarts. He loves using artificial intelligence to solve real-world problems. These days he’s focussing on the technology of self-driving cars.

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Construction underway at École des Pionniers, new Conseil scolaire francophone school

Wed, 12 Oct 2016 10:15:00 -0700

Students from the growing francophone Tri-Cities and Maple Ridge communities are one step closer to having a new state-of-the-art school with construction underway on the jointly-funded $32.7-million École des Pionniers-de-Maillardville seismic replacement project.

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Yale Secondary students enjoy seismically safe school

Wed, 12 Oct 2016 09:15:00 -0700

The $9.8-million seismic upgrade project at Yale Secondary is now complete, ensuring students, teachers and staff have a safe place to learn and teach for years to come.

Jazzy new school upgrades hit all the right notes

Fri, 07 Oct 2016 10:15:00 -0700

Students, teachers and staff at Wellington Secondary – home to one of the premier jazz academies in Western Canada – are relishing in their new state-of-the-art school following a $24.5-million seismic mitigation project to upgrade the facility.

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Timeline extended for special advisor’s Vancouver school board audit

Thu, 06 Oct 2016 12:15:00 -0700

Education Minister Mike Bernier has issued the following statement on the audit report on the Vancouver school board:

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