Serving and Supporting BC’s Boards of Education

Advocacy: BCSTA President Stephanie Higginson to Minister Rob Fleming RE: BCSTA AGM Resolutions

[Sent May 30, 2019] “Please find attached to this letter a complete listing of the resolutions passed by the British Columbia School Trustees Association’s membership during our 2019 Annual General Meeting, which occurred within the final week of April. For your convenience, the resolutions have been grouped by themes (i.e., areas of commonality) in order to

Advocacy: Minister of Education Rob Fleming to Boards of Education RE: Long-Range Facilities Plans

[Received April 12, 2019] “I am pleased to bring your attention to the Ministry of Education’s new approach to long-term capital planning for boards of education. The Ministry’s guidelines for the development of Long-Range Facilities Plans (LRFP) for school districts have undergone a significant revision from the initial version that was produced in March 2017 under the previous administration.”

Advocacy: Joint Partner Letter to Minister Fleming RE: Review/Input to Funding Model Panel Report

[Sent September 27, 2018] “In follow-up to your letter of July 13, 2018 to Board Chairs, we would like to respectfully request that the Funding Model Review panel report, including its recommendations, be released to our associations and the other participating partner and stakeholder groups for the purpose of informing further input from us to