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 12:00–12:45 pm.

Black Shirt Day

Friday, January 15th is Black Shirt Day, in honour of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Please consider wearing a black shirt and use this day to spark conversation about what can be done at your school site to celebrate Black History month. Read more about posting your Black Shirt Day photos on social media.

General Meeting

Tuesday, January 26, 2021 – 4:00-5:30 PM to elect Delegates to the BCTF AGM and consider By-Law Amendments to increase opportunities for TTOCs to participate in the work of the VSTA. Registration deadline January 25.

Delegates to the BCTF AGM

Nominations for delegates to the BCTF AGM 2021 are open! Read more for details and nomination form.

BCTF New Teachers’ Zoom Gathering

The BCTF will have regular New Teachers’ Zoom Gatherings. The first one will be on January 27 at 3:30 p.m. The goal is to provide space for new members with less than 5 years experience to meet and chat informally. For more details and registration, read more.

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BCTF New Teachers’ Zoom Gathering

BCTF New Teachers’ Zoom Gathering

The BCTF will have regular New Teachers’ Zoom Gatherings. The first one will be on January 27 at 3:30 p.m. The goal is to provide space for new members with less than 5 years experience to meet and chat informally. For more details and registration, read more.

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Teachers Teaching On-Call Virtual Meeting

Teachers Teaching On-Call Virtual Meeting

Wednesday, January 13, 2021 – 4:00-5:30 pm. Agenda item include: proposed VSTA By-law Changes, Job Shopping VSB Updates, Health & Safety, Technology, Terms of Reference and BCTF New Teachers’ Conference. Read more to register!

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Human Rights Day – December 10

Human Rights Day – December 10

Human Rights Day commemorates the day the General Assembly of the UN adopted and proclaimed the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. The UDHR is one of UN’s major achievements as well as the first enunciation of human rights across the world.

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Congratulations to MyVSTA Winners!

Congratulations to MyVSTA Winners!

Lindsay Donaldson (VT), Pamela Fleming (WC), Carol Chuu (TEMP), Amaris Odermatt (PW), Jessica Liew (WRE), Jennifer Braun (CT), Antonia Kuiper (UH), Alex Ng (WRE)! Read more for how you can win a $25 gift certificate to Bandidas Taqueria.

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Events Calendar

  1. BIPOC Ad Hoc

    January 25 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
  2. General Meeting

    January 26 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
  3. Council

    January 28 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  4. Pro-D Committee

    February 1 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
  5. Technology Committee

    February 10 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

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