Not enough in-person school hours for Vancouver School Board secondary students: A violation of the right to education

Read our new piece by Mary Kestler, Jen Grant, Laavanya Srichandramohan and Kate Butler about education as a right.

As of September 2020, elementary students of The Vancouver School Board (VSB) have been in full-time instruction alongside neighbouring school districts in BC. However within this same timeframe, VSB secondary students have been largely forgotten – only receiving 1.75 hours of instruction per day. This stark difference of instruction time violates the right to education each child within the district is entitled to.
A-violation-of-the-right-to-education-with-Edits_Final.pdf (142 downloads)

Get updates from CCRC

Leave a Reply