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The government’s mess in BC education: How it affects negotiations

Make no mistake. The BC Liberals have got the province into a terrible mess. It’s not unlike their BC Hydro fiasco in which years of lack of …

The teacher's strike is more about the BC government's contempt for the Constitution than pay or working conditions

On the eve of the teachers’ full-out strike, the government proposed that “if either party is unhappy with the outcome of the government’s appeal of …

British Columbia

RT @PDayson: Someone is stealing your kid's future #bced #bcpoli http://t.co/21iTeYHci9

BCLibs are fine going over budget in major capital projects. Aren't our children the most imp capital of all? #bced http://t.co/rWGA0qTqvl

RT @MsPie4: @bcedplan Found the original, unaltered version! #bced http://t.co/0JZzJeCNLX

Why teachers across Canada are so angry

Vici Thomson is angry. British Columbia's public high school and elementary teachers walked off the job this week, so she is on the picket line outside her school in fast-growing Surrey, east of Vancouver. But Ms. Thomson, who has been an educator for more than two decades, was upset long before …

High School

Court Fines B.C. Government Over Teachers' Contract

VANCOUVER - A judge has ruled that the British Columbia government was so hung up on provoking its public school teachers into strike action that it …

RT @DanCravenMusic: My letter to Rich Coleman. What does yours say? #bced http://t.co/hWrMSI7ohy

Doug Coupland on Twitter: "This comic conveys my disgust at people who diss teachers and try to shortchange education. What is wrong with you? http://t.co/P5lQDTuCgP"

New conversation<p>End of conversation<p>New conversation<p>New conversation

Curious George on Twitter: "A Liberal 'balanced budget' is a selling point at election time, properly funded education is not. So kids are viewed as a 'cost' only #bced"

Jim Sinclair: B.C. teachers deserve our support in fight for kids

<i>“On the importance of education generally we may remark it is as necessary as the light, it should be as common as water, and as free as air.”</i><p><b>—</b> …

David Schreck on Politics in BC

April 6, 2018<p>Wasteful MSP Referal Requirement<p>Honorable Adrian Dix<br>Minister of Health<br>PO Box 9050<br>STN PROV GOVT<br>Victoria, BC V8W 9E2<p>Dear Minister Dix:<p>The …

Statement from New Democrat leader John Horgan and education critic Rob Fleming on teacher negotiation update | New Democrat BC Government Caucus

<b>VICTORIA –</b> New Democrat leader John Horgan and education critic Rob Fleming issued the following statement in response to today’s developments in …