What’s Happening to Public Education in British Columbia?

February 24, 2016 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Bayview Elementary School
2251 Collingwood St
Vancouver, BC V6R 3L1


Please RSVP for this event by February 22, 2016, at bayviewpac.ca or at panvancouver.ca. Childminding is provided and free! Public Education Event_PAN

The panelists will be:

William Bruneau is Professor Emeritus at UBC who writes widely on musical, cultural and political matters. Was an elected VSB Trustee between 1990-1993.
“What’s Really Essential in BC Public Education? Coming to Terms with Curriculum, Teaching, and Governance.”

John Malcolmson has been a researcher for CUPE for over 30 years, with a focus on public education and finance, justice issues and social policy analysis.
“Changes in Government Funding Policies: How they undermined both Quality and Equality”

Maggie Milne Martens is a parent of 3 children in Vancouver, an art educator and art historian. She is a founding member of the Parent Advocacy Network.
“Administrative efficiencies, low hanging fruit, and other myths: Restoring a vision of quality Public Education for ALL children.”

Moderator: Helesia Luke