Suggested Resources

BCSTA collects and shares links to various online resources that we feel are of value to our members, and the general public, in the spirit of improving public education. You can find a collection of said resources below.
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Suggested Resource: Budgets 2017/18 and Funding Formula Review

“Budget update summary   Budget Update required within 90 days of Cabinet being sworn in Described as an ‘update’ with the ‘full’ budget to come in February Education budget increase reflects previously made commitments to fund the Classroom Enhancement Fund; student enrollment; Economic Stability Mandate; and Independent Schools $50 million re-allocated from ministry capital budget

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Suggested Resource: 96 Great Interview Questions to Ask Before You Hire

“Every harried interviewer knows the result of throwing out vague questions to potential employees: vague answers and potentially disastrous hiring decisions. Presented in a handy question-and-answer format, 96 Great Interview Questions to Ask Before You Hire provides readers with the tools they need to elicit honest and complete information from job candidates, plus helpful hints

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Suggested Resource: Hiring for Attitude

“In a recent groundbreaking study, the training firm Leadership IQ found that 46 percent of all new hires fail within their first 18 months. But here’s the real shocker: 89 percent fail for attitudinal reasons—not skills.”