McNally re Funding Formula letter of support from SD61 Board [did not support in vote] : We needed to have done much more public engagement, ie open houses, focus groups on an issue that very likely will bring significant and profound change. The majority of people I have spoken with have no idea how profile funding will work or what the implications are.
P1 Meeting record P2 DPAC Lined Paper is my personal record of and commentary on SD61 Board and Standing Committee meetings. Official, approved minutes are on the SD61 website, one month after the meeting. Board meetings are video’d and audio recorded; Committee meetings are not. SD61 Greater Victoria School District includes students in Esquimalt, Oak Bay, Victoria, View […]
As I was on the ferry Monday night to Vancouver in order to participate in the BCSTA‘s Bylaws Review Committee the next day, I could not attend this Education Policy and Directions Standing Committee meeting. Looking through the agenda, there is a lot to be pleased about. I’m still not used to hopes being just […]
Watters (to close): Dress codes are causing harm. This is not a process issue. The status quo is leaving the District open to a Human Rights Code charge. It’s only a matter of time before a student in BC does this and it could be here.
…Susan Hitchman, from Growing Healthy Families, who has had five kids in the Langley public school system, says ‘SOGI ideology’ harms children.