B.C. Public Schools

Sorry Christy, B.C. Parents Won't Fall For Latest Liberal Election Ploy

Sarah Miller | Posted 06.20.2016 | Canada British Columbia
Sarah Miller

Less than a year before the provincial elections, education has been identified as a key election issue -- and just like that, Christy Clark begins a slew of million-dollar announcements, many aimed at ridings she knows the Liberals will struggle to get elected in.

B.C. Can't Take Another Four Years Of Christy Clark

Sarah Miller | Posted 02.09.2016 | Canada Politics
Sarah Miller

The people of B.C. are waking up, big time. I'm sure this scares the hell out of Clark, who might finally be coming to the realization that every scandal, misstep or moronic statement can't be fixed with a smiling photo op in a hard hat.

B.C. Voters Care About More Than Money

Lizanne Foster | Posted 01.18.2016 | Canada British Columbia
Lizanne Foster

Does Premier Christy Clark believe that money is the only thing on the minds of voters? Does she think that voters are really enjoying having the extra money in their pockets from all her tax cuts so that they can have the choice to pay to cross bridges? Does she think we're pleased that we have some extra change to support school fundraisers and to donate to Adopt-a-School?

B.C. Mom Refuses To Pay Extra For School Photocopy Paper

The Huffington Post B.C. | Rhianna Schmunk | Posted 09.28.2015 | Canada British Columbia

"I will not be buying these essential items for my children."

B.C. Public Schools Need More Funding, Not Fundraising

Mellissa Kimberley | Posted 11.24.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Mellissa Kimberley

I find that the inadequacies of public education funding have ignited a fire in me. Is anyone else feeling like we should stop fundraising for the things that should be funded by the government?

Dix Pledges Millions For Public Schools

CP | Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.18.2013 | Canada British Columbia

COURTENAY, B.C. - Liberal Education Minister Don McRae crashed New Democrat Leader Adrian Dix's election campaign announcement Thursday, creating a si...

B.C. Independent School Growth Should Be Studied, Not Attacked

Jordan Bateman | Posted 11.10.2012 | Canada British Columbia
Jordan Bateman

If the business across the street from yours, with fewer resources and higher prices, had increased its share of customers every year for 35 years, wouldn't you be curious why? Wouldn't that interest intensify if your own customer base had shrunk in 24 of those 35 years? This is the situation B.C.'s schools find themselves in.