New Teachers' and Student Teachers' Conference
The 2014 conference will be held on February 28 and March 1, 2014 in Richmond.
Annual General Meeting (AGM)
Elected delegates from throughout the province set policy and future directions for the BCTF at the Annual General Meeting. The 98th AGM will occur March 15–18, 2014 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Vancouver. View the 2014 AGM agenda here.
The Facilitators' Institute was held from August 17–19, 2013 at Thompson Rivers University in Kamloops, BC.
Federation Leadership Institute (FLI)
The 2013 institute will be held from October 3 to 5 at the Sheraton Vancouver Airport Hotel in Richmond.
Summer Leadership Conference
The BCTF Summer Leadership Conference brings together provincial and local leaders to review and discuss Federation priorities and to train for specific roles in the union. The 2013 conference was held August 20–23, 2013 at Thompson Rivers University in Kamloops.
Public Education conferences
The BCTF sponsors public education conferences on important issues in education. Parents, trustees, and members of outside groups are invited to these annual events.
World Teachers' Day - October 5
Teachers around the province and in more than 100 countries celebrate World Teachers’ Day on October 5. World Teachers’ Day was proclaimed by UNESCO in 1994 to raise awareness and understanding of the challenges facing teachers every day. The Education International website features resource materials and suggestions for activities.
The BCTF Social Justice Program has published a calendar of national and international events.