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AGM Keynote Profile: Gabrielle Scrimshaw

Gabrielle Scrimshaw is a Dene woman from Hatchet Lake, a small community in northern Saskatchewan.  She grew up in a family with two sisters and her father, a single parent.  She knows the challenges that Indigenous people face in Canada and said in her TEDx talk in Toronto, that by all statistics, she should not

BCSTA Leadership Series

In the book “Vanishing School Boards: Where School Boards Have Gone, Why We Need Them, and How We Can Bring Them Back” Patrick Rice asserts “school boards keep the public in public schools, have a positive effect on student achievement, function as trustees over district resources, and serve as advocates for public schools.” He backs

Strategic Plan 2017/18
Summary Report

On May 2017, shortly after their installment at the 2017 annual general meeting, the 2017/18 BCSTA board of directors came together in an intensive two-day meeting to map out the strategic direction of the Association for the year.