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Indigenomics: Raising our understanding, raising our relationships

An interview with recently appointed Senior Advisor to the Federal Finance Minister, Carol Anne Hilton.

VSB using BCTF-court settlement funds to avert big budget cuts next year

The VSB was expected to be at least $15 million short for next year’s budget, but thanks to the BCTF court win and elected board’s past decisions, it’s getting more money and fewer cuts.

VSB gets biggest piece of the BCTF court settlement fund

Patti Bacchus hopes it's enough to prevent more cuts.

School trustees' job is to represent constituents and ask hard questions. That's not bullying. 

The VSB's Goldner report says that by asking hard questions, trustees bullied staff. That's an attack on the role of trustees.

It's time to stop funding B.C.'s private schools

Is it time time to put that public money back where it belongs — in public schools? Vancouver Observer Contributing Education Editor, Patti Bacchus thinks it is.
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