What are BC Teachers’ Responsiblities during this time?

We get a lot of questions in regards to what teacher responsiblities are and what parents should be expecting from their schools. Here is what the Ministry of Education has sent out to their teachers: “As schools are developing flexible and innovative ways to accommodate the needs of their community, it is important to ensure that we, as a sector, …

Sasha Blakeley – Serving Victoria & Beyond as an Online Tutor

Sasha has more than five years’ experience as a tutor and teacher in Canada and Taiwan. She has worked with students from aged 5-20, in elementary school, high school, university, French Immersion, and ESL contexts. Originally from Vancouver, she recently returned from a year in Taiwan where she taught English immersion classes with a focus on phonics and vocabulary. She …

BC School District 68 (Nanaimo Ladysmith) Announcement

THIS IS AN EMAIL FROM SD68  IN REGARDS TO WHAT ONLINE SCHOOLING WILL LOOK LIKE IN B.C. FOR THEIR DISTRICT!  HERE IS THE EMAIL SENT OUT:   NLPS families: Letter from the Superintendent’s Office March 27, 2020 The end of March break is fast approaching and many families are now wondering what the coming weeks will bring. We are in …

BC School District 72 (Comox Valley) Announcement Re. Online Learning

THIS IS AN EMAIL FROM SD 72 IN REGARDS TO WHAT ONLINE SCHOOLING WILL LOOK LIKE IN B.C.    HERE IS THE EMAIL SENT OUT:   March 27, 2020 Dear Parents and Guardians: Hello everyone, I would like to take this opportunity to wish you and your families all the best during these challenging times. I know that these past …

BC School District Release for Online Schooling

This is an email from the NDSS Francophone School Principal in regards to what Online Schooling will look like in B.C. Looking at the models they are using across Canada for e-learning, and what a school distrcit in BC that serves Nanaimo-Ladysmith students has released, I believe we have a pretty good idea that SD68 will be heading in the …

100+ Free Educational Resources For Home-Based Learning

We understand that this is a stressful time & not all schools have released what they are doing. We guess that they will be offering emailed packages or links to online learning platforms. I’m also going to guess that teachers will have online tutoring office hours (or the like). But don’t quote me on this as it’s just an educated …