Dear VSB parents and guardians, As your newly elected VSB trustees, we wanted to take this opportunity to introduce ourselves and let you know that we are excited to work together for the success of every one of our students. Vancouver is a complex and diverse school district. With many issues to address over… Read More Letter from the Vancouver School Board to Parents
You are invited to attend: VSB Trustee Candidate Forum VSB Trustee Candidate Debate Tuesday, October 3, 2017 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM Doors open at 6 p.m John Oliver Secondary School 530 East 41st Ave Vancouver, BC Admission: Registration is free but required to help us plan adequately. Registration closes October 2 at midnight. Register Here… Read More VSB Trustee Candidate Forum
You are invited to attend: MLA Candidate Education Forum Tuesday, April 25, 2017 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM Please join us for Vancouver DPAC’s MLA Candidate Education Forum On April 25, 2017, 6:30 – 8:30 pm At the VSB Education Centre, Room 180, 1580 West Broadway.
Groups Unite to Pressure Govt for Public Ed In cooperation with parent and advocacy groups, Chilliwack DPAC, Comox Valley Families for Public Education, Families Against Cuts to Education, Public Education Network Society, Richmond Schools Stand United, Seismic Safety for BC Schools Committee, South East Kootenay DPAC, Surrey Students Now, PAN recently sent a letter to the… Read More PAN Update – Parents Working Together to Pressure Govt, Parent Resources for Advocacy and More
Your Education Matters Public Ed Video Series Your Education Matters has presented televised discussions of BC education since 2007. YEM is a community outreach project of the Faculty of Education at Simon Fraser University funded by donations from BC organizations and individuals and by in-kind support from SFU. The initiative is led by Paul Shaker,… Read More Parent Advocacy Network Sharing Info: Feb 26 Budget Discussion, Advocacy Events & Videos, BCCPAC, Report cards, and More
Our PAC at Edith Cavell would like to share with you a great resource for parents that we have created. For many years now, despite heavy fundraising and much effort going into supporting our children’s learning, we feel that we are losing ground. Our children’s school is one of the many H1 designated schools and… Read More Education Advocacy, A Really Cool Project Brought to You by the Edith Cavell PAC
TAKE 5 – The 5 Minute “Power of Advocacy” Challenge PAN, in cooperation with parent and advocacy groups — Vancouver District Parent Advisory Council, First Call: BC Child and Youth Advocacy Coalition, Richmond Schools Stand United, Surrey Students Now, Comox Valley Families for Public Education, Families Against Cuts to Education BC— recently sent a letter calling on the Government of Canada to direct infrastructure… Read More Update from PAN – Next Meeting Monday November 14th