In the News

Global BC: September 18, 2018

Special needs parents call for an end to exclusion

The Star Vancouver: September 18, 2018

B.C. parents have reported 98 incidents of students with disabilities being excluded since start of school year

CBC Early Edition: September 18, 2018`

Yvette Brend reports on exclusion tracker survey (2h 1 min approx into show)

The Star Vancouver: September 5, 2018

Special-needs buses’ odd schedules may add to children’s isolation

Agree or Disagree: The Podcast: September 5, 2018

The State of Public Schools and Sex Ed in Canada

Vancouver Sun: August 31, 2018

Students are heading back to class, but is the B.C. school system ready for them?

Vancouver Sun: June 28, 2018

B.C. schools still struggling to find teachers, assistants demanded by 2016 court ruling

News 1130: June 21, 2018

School year ends in frustration for parents of special needs students

Times-Colonist: June 10, 2018

Children with special needs struggle for education

CBC: May 16, 2018

Students with special needs in B.C. still face seclusion, physical restraint in schools

Global News, November 3, 2017

In B.C., special needs kids are accessing school as little as 1.5 hours, 2 days a week

National Observer: October 11, 2017

In BC, schools need to stop sending children like Joshua home

CBC: October 7, 2017

Frustrated parents of B.C. children with special needs get organized

News 1130: October 6, 2017

Parents of special needs kids coming together in challenging times

The Tyee: September 18, 2017

https://thetyee.ca/News/2017/09/18/Special-Needs-Kids-Waiting-School/

Roundhouse Radio:  September 8, 2017

The Tyee, March 27, 2017

Parents Doubt Restored Contracts Will Help Special Needs Kids

CBC:  January 6, 2016

Parents worry extra $50M funding for B.C. schools will do little for special needs students

News 1130: January 6, 2016

Parents of special needs students worried about funding announcement

CBC – BC Almanac: January 6, 2016

http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/programs/bcalmanac/parents-worry-new-school-funding-will-do-little-for-special-needs-students-1.3925553

Globe and Mail:  February 5, 2016

Resource Starved Schools

Global: April 12, 2015

Tracey’s interview

CKNW: April 14, 2015

Karen’s Interview with Shane Woodford

Andrea’s Interview with Mike Eckford (starts at 26:30)

BC Global 1: April 15, 2015

Andrea’s Interview

CBC Daybreak North: April 16, 2015

Karen’s Interview with Carolina De Ryk

Vancouver Sun: April 17, 2015

Class Size, Composition in BC unchanged despite strike, $400 million fund

CBC News: April 18, 2015

Special needs kids forced to leave the public school system advocates say

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