The British Columbia Teachers’ Federation (BCTF) will be hosting two New Teachers’ Conferences this year. One regional conference in Nelson and one Metro conference in Vancouver. The conferences are designed specifically for teachers and teachers teaching on call in their first five (5) years of teaching, as well as teacher candidates.
- Assist educators with curriculum support, professional development and networking opportunities to members across the province.
- Build partnerships and collaborations with other place-based, EE stakeholders.
- Promote greater awareness, understanding and appreciation of the environment and nurture skills in teachers to use Place-Based Education (PBE).
- Engage new members of the PSA in order to retain them.