B.C. Education Is Best In Canada: Report

B.C. Education Is Best In Canada: Report

06.27.2014
Despite the turmoil between B.C. teachers and the provincial government, a new report has ranked B.C.'s education system as the best in...
WATCH: Why B.C. Teachers Are So Angry

WATCH: Why B.C. Teachers Are So Angry

06.27.2014
The contract dispute between B.C. teachers and the province is a long and complicated one that includes two significant court rulings,...
Aboriginal Cemetery Development Controversy Reveals Double Standard

Aboriginal Cemetery Development Controversy Reveals Double Standard

06.27.2014
The situation on Grace Islet illustrates a bigger problem with aboriginal and non-aboriginal relationships in British Columbia and Canada....
5 Tips To Transition From School to Summer

5 Tips To Transition From School to Summer

06.26.2014
Routine is important for adults as well, and as a parent I must admit I have come to rely heavily upon the school schedule to guide the...
HISTORIC SUPREME COURT DECISION

HISTORIC SUPREME COURT DECISION

Dene Moore, The Canadian Press  06.26.2014
VANCOUVER - It has been 150 years since the Tsilhqot'in people of British Columbia declared war on the Crown and the descendants of descendants...
Students With Failing Grades 'Bumped' To A Pass

Students With Failing Grades 'Bumped' To A Pass

06.25.2014
The Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows School District has sent a memo to teachers explaining grades 10 and 11 students will receive final marks...
B.C. Teachers Threaten To Picket Summer School

B.C. Teachers Threaten To Picket Summer School

The Canadian Press  06.25.2014
VANCOUVER - Summer school could be the next casualty in British Columbia's teachers strike, with the union promising to continue its walkout...
Enbridge Pipeline Must Be Opposed With 'Massive Civil Disobedience'

Enbridge Pipeline Must Be Opposed With 'Massive Civil Disobedience'

06.25.2014
The Conservative government's decision to approve the Northern Gateway pipeline is the greatest threat to national unity since the Quebec...
Parents Organize Makeshift Grad During Teacher Strike

Parents Organize Makeshift Grad During Teacher Strike

Tamsyn Burgmann, The Canadian Press  06.24.2014
VANCOUVER - One mom is arranging the flowers, another created a program, a third produced a slideshow pairing baby photographs with present...
B.C. Government's Lesson On Contracts Is Flawed

B.C. Government's Lesson On Contracts Is Flawed

06.24.2014
When my students ask me who has to follow the law, should I answer everyone except the government? Previously, I taught that a contract...
B.C. Teachers' Contract Dispute Is A Raging Fire Of Utter Dysfunction

B.C. Teachers' Contract Dispute Is A Raging Fire Of Utter Dysfunction

06.24.2014
Dramatic? Yes. granted. But I have two boys who aren't in school, school taxes to pay for teachers who aren't getting paid, and a business...
No Farm Tax Break For B.C. Pot Companies

No Farm Tax Break For B.C. Pot Companies

James Keller, The Canadian Press  06.24.2014
VANCOUVER - Medical marijuana producers setting up shop in British Columbia won't be able to claim a lucrative property tax break designed...
B.C. School Student Grades Accidentally Emailed To Parents

B.C. School Student Grades Accidentally Emailed To Parents

The Canadian Press  06.24.2014
SURREY, B.C. - British Columbia's privacy commissioner and the education ministry have been alerted to an incident involving one high school...
Pipeline Protesters Lock Doors To B.C. Tory MP Offices

Pipeline Protesters Lock Doors To B.C. Tory MP Offices

06.24.2014
Chains and padlocks greeted workers at the constituency offices of two B.C. Conservative MPs Tuesday, as opponents of the Enbridge Northern...