Training and professional development for teachers

Nine institutions in British Columbia offer teacher education programs and there are many other options to improve your skills as an educator.

Last updated: December 14, 2020

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Teacher education programs

Teacher education programs at B.C. universities are one to two years long. Course work and practicum experience focus on education, competence and professional conduct standards for educators in B.C.

Professional development

Like students, teachers need to stay sharp. Enhance your skills by taking a course or signing up for a professional development opportunity designed for teachers.

Leadership development

The quality and skills of B.C.’s education leaders are a critical factor in the success of our students and B.C.’s education system as a whole.