Black History Month

Black History Month

February is Black History Month   Facts Every year, Canadians are invited to take part in the festivities and events that honour the legacy of black Canadians, past and present, during Black History Month. This is a time to celebrate the many achievements and...
30th Annual Women’s Memorial March

30th Annual Women’s Memorial March

Sunday, February 14th, 2021 Family and community members gather in remembrance at 10:30 am (Main and Hastings) March starts at 12 pm from Carnegie (Main and Hastings) Unceded xʷməθkwəy̓əm (Musqueam), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish), and Selilwitulh (Tsleil-Waututh)...

LGBTQ2S+ Action Committee Position

A six-month position has opened up on the Committee for Action on Social Justice (CASJ) on the LGBTQ2S+ Action Committee. The new posting is now online. https://www.bctf.ca/opportunities/BCTFCommittees.aspx Please forward to members who you think might be interested...
Rock your Ribbon Skirt

Rock your Ribbon Skirt

Wednesday, January 20th wear your ribbon skirt to school to show support and solidarity for Bella Kulak who was criticized for wearing a ribbon skirt to school. There will also be a celebration of Indigenous culture at Grandview Park during the lunch hour from...
BIPOC Ad Hoc Committee Meeting

BIPOC Ad Hoc Committee Meeting

WEDNESDAY, MAY 20, 2020 3:30-5:00 pm AGENDA ITEMS: VSB Indigenous Education Focus Day debrief Institutional Racism discussion (see infographic PDF – please look at it in advance if possible) Byrne Creek Community School Racial Justice Youth Panel...
16 Days of Action

16 Days of Action

ENDING VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN The 16 days of action is an international campaign that starts on November 25, the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, and finishes December 10, United Nations Human Rights Day.  Teachers are encouraged...