Have your say – Rural Education Strategy conversation

The Parliamentary Secretary for Rural Education, Linda Larson, is asking for feedback from British Columbians and interested stakeholders on rural school funding and educational practices, as well as the role educational programs and schools play in rural communities across the province The goal is to create a Rural Education Strategy by the summer of 2017.

We would really appreciate your participation as well as the participation of parents and students in your communities. An online discussion is open until January 9, 2017 at 4pm, please join the conversation at: http://engage.gov.bc.ca/ruraleducation.

To learn more about this how this feedback will be used, please visit: https://news.gov.bc.ca/releases/2016EDUC0256-002463

We appreciate your help in sharing this opportunity with parents in your programs, and hope that you will also consider contributing to the conversation to ensure the early years perspective is captured in the broader strategy.

If you have questions regarding this strategy or the engagement process, please contact Katie McLaughlin, Manager of Innovation and Early Years, at Katie.McLaughlin@gov.bc.ca.