Citizens participated in this engagement by:

  1. Adding comments online to the Draft Discussion Paper until March 15th, 2017 at 4pm.
  2. Reading or downloading the Draft Discussion Paper as PDF.
  3. Attending a regional open house.
  4. Sending comments by email to Rural.Education@gov.bc.ca
  5. Sending comments by mail to:
    Ministry of Education
    Resource Management and Corporate Services Division
    PO Box 9151
    Stn Prov Govt
    Victoria BC V8W 9H1
  6. Stakeholder groups, such as school boards, sector associations and local governments provided their thoughts in formal submissions (all stakeholder invitations and submissions are posted publicly).
  7. School district staff with technical knowledge, such as superintendents and secretary treasurers, were canvassed through a survey about issues around funding, facilities, and educational programming.
  8. Citizens were also encourgaged to share this engagement with a friend