Standards for B.C. Educators
Last updated: June 10, 2021
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Addresses concerns about teacher competence and conduct in a way that's transparent, fair, and in the public interest
Sets standards required to receive and maintain a certificate of qualification and for post-secondary teacher education programs in B.C.
Sets the standards required to receive and maintain an independent school teaching certificate (ISTC) and determines which standards apply for each type of ISTC
Standards guide the practice, conduct and competence of B.C. teachers
If a teacher does not follow the teaching the standards there is a process for filing a complaint
Number of valid certificate and Letter of Permissions holders in B.C.
The public online registry provides information about teachers, including the status of their certificate or letter of permission and any record of disciplinary action
Search discipline outcomes, including archived decisions made by the former BC College of Teachers