Some of these letters address the September 19 teacher pay issue arising from Collective Agreement language in 13 School Districts that have Collective Agreements that calculate pay on days not worked rather than days worked (that’s my understanding after lots of arcane-to-me math explanation).
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According to [BC] Education Ministry policy, the “major goal” for the French immersion program is for students to become bilingual. The ministry is not, however, checking to see how many students meet that goal.
The growing emphasis on “school choice” is marketization of public education, creating a retail model that encourages and demands competition amongst schools just as any retail operation competes for customers.
The Report of the SD61 Committee on Public Engagement is posted on the SD61 website. Have a look at the 14 strictures on asking a question at a Board meeting if you’re a member of the public.