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Curriculum, Assessment & Reporting Going Forward

The purpose of this page is to give you links to some of the changes in BC education coming at us ALL IN ONE PLACE!

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There has been significant change in the education system and more to come over the next couple of years.  This page will have links for you to find information about 3 main areas below.  Please feel free to use this information as you like and share this information with colleagues.

In 2015/2016, the first place to start was th"Guiding Principles for changes in the Ministry of Education" to see what the current and ongoing focus is at the Ministry of Ed.​  For this year 2016/2017, look below in red:

What's New for September 2016?

​​There have been some updates to a number of different topics since we left in June!  The Ministry just released an "Educator Update" ​ and they just released a summary document as well.

Here is some of What's New:

New Reporting Order​ (  StudentReportingOrderSept2016.pdf  )  and 

New Required Courses of Study Order (  RequiredCoursesofStudySept2016.pdf  )

New Courses K-9: Career Education (MCE) ; ​Applied Design, Skills and Tech (MADST) ; 

Changed Courses K-9: 
Phys Ed is now Physical and Health Education ( MPHE which includes DPA )
Health and Career is now split into Career Ed ( MCE ) and the health part is in MPHE
Fine Arts is now Art Education and this includes Music ( MAE )

Portfolios can continue WITHOUT letter grades based on "Schedule 2" of the new reporting order


Here's the link to the Curriculum Tables:

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