March 27, 2020 Letter from Minister of Education and BCCPAC

The linked letter below is for parents/guardians from the Minister of Education, and the President of the BC Confederation of Parent Advisory Councils.

https://bccpac.bc.ca/images/News/2020.03.27-Joint-Letter—MRF-to-BCCPAC-to-Parents_English.pdf

Update #7 COVID-19 – March 27, 2020 – Continuity of Learning – Press Release

The following are messages from School Board Chair Helen Gilbert and Superintendent Stephen Petrucci. Below these messages you can find information on our continuity of learning plan.

Dear Parents,Thank you in advance for your continued support and patience while we develop plans to do things in our schools in ways that we have never […]

Update #6 COVID-19 – March 25, 2020 – FAQ from Ministry of Education

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The Ministry of Education has shared a PDF of Frequently Asked Questions and their answers at

https://www2.gov.bc.ca/assets/gov/education/administration/kindergarten-to-grade-12/safe-caring-orderly/bc-ministry-of-education-questions-and-answers-continuity-of-learning-k-12-education_system.pdf

We expect to have further information to share on March 27.

Our communication channels include our primary channel, www.prn.bc.ca , social media via www.facebook.com/sd60prn & www.twitter.com/sd60 , and email.

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Update #5 COVID19 – March 24, 2020 – Managing Stress, Anxiety, and Supporting Our Children

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SD60 recognizes that this is a stressful time for children and families. Please see the attached letter from our Director of Instruction, Carleen Andrews, which gives advice on how to best work through anxiety and stress with young people.

Managing-Stress-and-Anxiety-Supporting-our-ChildrenDownload […]

Update #4 COVID-19 – March 17, 2020 – In-person classes suspended

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This post has been updated to include a letter from Minister Fleming below.

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The following letter is from the Superintendent, Stephen Petrucci,

Dear Parents,

As you may have heard from recent announcements, in-person classes have been suspended.  We do not know how long they will be suspended.  This is a provincial decision based […]

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