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B.C. christian school is unexpected leader in online education

June 3, 2013

A faith-based school in the Okanagan has become an unexpected leader in online education. Heritage Christian Online School is the biggest such school in B.C. and has one of the largest distributed-learning programs in the country. It markets educational products in other provinces and abroad, and this year it’s expecting to grow again thanks to [...]

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Vancouver school district’s continuing education program faces termination

April 25, 2013

The future is uncertain for the Vancouver school district’s continuing education program, which charges tuition for a range of special-interest courses for adults but has been losing money each year for the last five years. Vancouver Sun – News / Vancouver

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East Vancouver school reeling over special-education program changes

April 18, 2013

A small school in east Vancouver is reeling over changes to a special-education program that some describe as the heart of the school. Teachers and advocates for Seymour elementary say they were distraught to learn this month that the school will soon lose its Learning Disabilities Behaviour Disorders (LDBD) program, which has been operating there [...]

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Name sought for Vancouver’s newest school

November 19, 2012
Name sought for Vancouver’s newest school

The Vancouver board of education is holding a contest to name its newest school. Global TV BC News

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School boards get approval to determine own calendar

November 9, 2012

It’s official: boards of education in BC can now set their own school calendars beginning with the 2013-14 school year. Education Minister Don McRae says regulations have now been put in place to allow the change, which could mean an end to traditional summer holidays for some districts. “Yeah maybe we could have opportunities where [...]

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