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...
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...
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...
Call for Nominations!

Call for Nominations!

ENTER TEXT HERE Latest NewsTeachers Teaching On-Call Virtual Meeting4:28 pm 11 Jan 2021Delegates to the BCTF AGM10:47 am 16 Dec 2020Human Rights Day – December 1012:19 pm 09 Dec 2020Congratulations to MyVSTA Winners!2:57 pm 02 Dec 2020Happy Holidays11:10 am 16...
Women’s History Month

Women’s History Month

2020 Women’s History Month theme October is Women’s History Month in Canada, a time to celebrate the women and girls from our past, and our present, who are contributing to a better, more inclusive Canada. In 1992, the Government of Canada designated October as...
Ad Hoc Teachers of Colour Meeting

Ad Hoc Teachers of Colour Meeting

TUESDAY, JUNE 23, 2020 3:30-5:00 pm   Chair:          Oliver Kollar, TupperRecorder:    Nikitha Fester, Vancouver Technical   AGENDA Adoption of Agenda  Approval of Minutes of May 20, 2020 The...
Ad Hoc Teachers of Colour Meeting

Ad Hoc Teachers of Colour 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...
Black History Month

Black History Month

In Canada, “Every February, Canadians are invited to participate in Black History Month festivities and events that honour the legacy of Black Canadians, past and present.” Black History Month Resources BCTF Black History Month resources A guide for online...