Series GR-0683 - Commission on Education (1958-1960)

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Commission on Education (1958-1960)

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  • 1958-1960 (Creation)
    British Columbia. Royal Commission on Education [1958]

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Originals, 2.2 m

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Commissioners Sperrin N.F. Chant (Chairman), John E. Liersch, Riley P. Walrod appointed by Order-in-Council no. 74, January 17, 1958. Commonly known as the “Chant Commission.” Reported October 1960, tabled January 26, 1961. The Commission was requested to inquire into the provincial educational system with particular attention to programs of study and pupil achievement

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Transcripts of proceedings, exhibits, correspondence, newspaper clippings, abstracts of briefs and hearings, and research studies I-VI.

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Transferred from Legislative Library, 1979.


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These records are subject to the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act or other acts and access may be restricted. Please contact the BC Archives to determine the access status of these records.

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