The BC School Trustees Association

Serving and Supporting BC’s Boards of Education

Since 1905

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

News & Updates

Appreciation of Combined COVID-19 Response in Public Education

[Sent April 24, 2020] President Higginson to Minister Fleming: “I write you on behalf of the British Columbia School Trustees Association to share our appreciation for the efforts put forward by the Ministry of Education in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.”

Ministry of Education COVID-19 Information

“The British Columbia Ministry of Education is working with all 60 school districts, independent school authorities, First Nations schools and education partners to support a coordinated approach in response to COVID-19. The health and safety of school staff, students, parents and communities is the highest priority.”

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Vancouver, BC V6J 5K9
Phone: 604-734-2721