Serving and Supporting BC’s Boards of Education

The British Columbia School Trustees Association

BCSTA is driven by the following beliefs and goals:

A high-quality public education system

is the foundation of a democratic society

Improving student achievement

is the key work of locally elected boards of education

The interests of BC students

are best met through local decision-making with an engaged community

Providing a strong, representative voice

for boards of education throughout the province is important

Helping to build effective boards

by providing development, communications and support services

April 25, 2019
67 days to go.

News & Updates

Media Release: BCSTA Responds to BC Government’s Speech From the Throne

[Vancouver, B.C. – February 14, 2019] Affirmation of the current positive direction for K-12 education in B.C. is the theme of this week’s provincial speech from the throne, in the opinion of BCSTA President Gordon Swan. As stated by Premier John Horgan in a subsequent press release, “People deserve the opportunity to build a good

BCSTA – BCPSEA Trustee Orientation Recap

Following the trusteee elections in October 2018, close to half of the trustees elected were new to the role. This presents both an opportunity and a challenge to the BC School Trustees Association.

British Columbia School Trustees Association

4th floor – 1580 West Broadway
Vancouver, BC V6J 5K9
Phone: 604-734-2721