Diverse Student Needs
Every student is unique. One of the greatest strengths of education in B.C. is the widespread commitment to making sure all students’ individual needs are met so that they can pursue their interests and reach their fullest potential.
Embracing diversity is about recognizing and valuing differences. Our province, communities and schools offer a welcoming and inclusive environment that embraces diversity.
Find out how B.C. school districts work to make sure diversity is protected and valued:
- Diversity in B.C. Schools: A Framework (PDF)
- La diversité dans les écoles de la Colombie-Britannique : Document-cadre (PDF)
English Language Learners
Find out about the services available to students whose primary language at home is not English.
All students should have equitable access to learning, opportunities for achievement, and the pursuit of excellence in all aspects of their educational programs.
Children in Care
Help nurture a sense of belonging for students placed in care arrangements. Learn how to work with child welfare workers, educators and caregivers to provide continuity and stability.
See what services are available to assist students who have refugee experience with achieving success at school.