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Register and account book

  • GR-2055
  • Series
  • 1861-1865

Register of Victoria District School, 1861-1865, and school account book, 1862-1864. The Register shows the names and attendance of students at the school. "Accounts" include supply list of food staples, etc., showing prices and custom...

Victoria School District

Register of Attendance

  • GR-2070
  • Series
  • 1862-1865

Register of Attendance, Nanaimo "Colonial" School, 1862-1866. The Register, showing the names of pupils attending the second public school in British Columbia, was maintained by Cornelius Bryant, schoolmaster from 1856-1870. Also inclu...

Nanaimo School District

List of schools in British Columbia

  • GR-2081
  • Series
  • 1934-1946

List of schools in British Columbia, with names and addresses of school principals (city and municipal schools), of teachers (rural schools), and school board secretaries: 1934-1935; 1936-1937; 1937-1938; 1944-1945; & 1945-1946.

British Columbia. Dept. of Education

Typescript

  • GR-2566
  • Series
  • 1934

"Peace River School Directory, May-June 1934." A bound, typescript volume compiled by School Inspector William Plenderleith. It was compiled to assist J.L. Watson, Department of Education Registrar, in making appointments to schools in ...

British Columbia. Dept. of Education

Department of Education correspondence and other records

  • GR-1477
  • Series
  • 1913-1929

Correspondence Inward to J.W. Gibson, Director of Elementary Agricultural Education. Includes reports on "Caring for School Gardens" [1913] and notes on correlation of rural science with manual training. Also includes "Remittance ...

British Columbia. Dept. of Education

Directories of School Inspectorates

  • GR-1492
  • Series
  • 1937-1946

Directories of School Inspectorates, showing names of school inspectors, names of schools and number of teachers within inspectorates. Directories also list schools closed in various school districts. This unit may be used in conjunction with GR-...

British Columbia. Dept. of Education

Board of Education correspondence and other records

  • GR-1468
  • Series
  • 1872-1884

Records of the provincial Board of Education, including: [Box 1] minute book of Board meetings, 1872-1878; [Box 2] register of teachers' certificates, 1872-1883; correspondence regarding Victoria School Reserve, 1875-1876 and [Box 3] diaries ...

British Columbia. Board of Education

Elementary School Agricultural Education reports

  • GR-0172
  • Series
  • 1915-1924

The series consists of records created by the Dept. of Education between 1915 and 1924. The records include teachers' "Reports on Instruction Given in Rural Science," submitted to J.W. Gibson, director of Elementary Agricultural In...

British Columbia. Dept. of Education

Circulars and brochures pertaining to patriotic activities and special events

  • GR-0176
  • File
  • 1930-1937; 1976

The file consists of circulars and brochures pertaining to patriotic activities and special events, created by the Dept. of Education, dating mainly from the 1930s. It includes "Instructions to Teachers Regarding the Use of the Flag on Schoo...

British Columbia. Dept. of Education

Draft resolution

  • GR-2053
  • Series
  • ca. 1864

Draft resolution of the Legislative Assembly, urging the establishment of a nonsectarian public school system for the Colony of Vancouver Island; also a petition from a committee of citizens of Victoria, advocating a central location for the city&...

Vancouver Island. Legislative Assembly

Correspondence

  • GR-2082
  • Series
  • 1869

Correspondence from J.W. McKay, chairman of Yale School Board, concerning boundaries of Yale School District, school taxes, and pupils' fees as per Common School Ordinance, 1869. Draft replies to McKay's queries are included.

British Columbia. Board of Education

Correspondence and other material

  • GR-0899
  • Series
  • 1954-1970

Correspondence, minutes, briefs, memoranda, etc., of the Council of Public Instruction. Most of the records in this unit date from the 1967-1970 period. Included are records relating to Indian schools, private schools, universities and colleges,...

British Columbia. Council of Public Instruction

Department of Education executive records

  • GR-1561
  • Series
  • 1972-1975

Associate Deputy Minister's files. Includes correspondence and reports dealing with schools, colleges, teachers, curricula, libraries, and various other education-related topics.These records consist of subject files arranged alphabetically ...

British Columbia. Ministry of Education

Assistant Superintendent of Education correspondence

  • GR-0134
  • Series
  • 1965-1968

The series consists of correspondence files created by the Assistant Superintendent of Education between 1965 and 1968.The files deal with a broad range of topics, including teachers' conferences, data processing, school inspectorates and sta...

British Columbia. Dept. of Education

Memoranda, notes and transcripts of speeches re vocational education

  • GR-0209
  • Series
  • ca. 1956-1969

The series consists of "historical" files maintained by John S. White, Director, Technical and Vocational Education Branch. Includes an historical overview of Technical and Vocational Education in B.C. (1906-1962); memorandum on the &qu...

British Columbia. Technical and Vocational Education Branch

Minute book and accounts

  • GR-2068
  • Series
  • 1906-1928

School Trustees' minute book and accounts.

Port Simpson School District

Department of Education administrative records

  • GR-1479
  • Series
  • 1886-1948

Records pertaining to school properties, school sites, and school district boundaries. Vol. 1: Index to Deeds of School Sites, 1886-1948 (provides name of school, date when school district established, legal description of site, and name of vendo...

British Columbia. Dept. of Education

Public business files of the Minister of Education

  • GR-1791
  • Series
  • 1983

Includes correspondence from other sections and offices of the Ministry; school districts; colleges; universities; associations and miscellaneous material. This unit may be used in conjunction with GR-1788.

British Columbia. Ministry of Education

Records with regard to teacher training and certification

  • GR-1471
  • Series
  • 1884-1949

The series consists of records pertaining to teacher training and certification. It includes minute books of the Board of Examiners (1884-1949), teachers certificate registers (1892-1947), student registers at provincial Normal schools (1901-1938...

British Columbia. Dept. of Education

Elementary School Agricultural Education correspondence

  • GR-0171
  • Series
  • 1915-1929

The series consists of correspondence between the director of Elementary Agricultural Education (J.W. Gibson) and school boards throughout the province, created between 1915 and 1929. The correspondence is mainly concerned with gardens in local e...

British Columbia. Dept. of Education

Correspondence of the Organizer of Technical Education

  • GR-0457
  • Series
  • 1915-1922

Correspondence of the Organizer of Technical Education. This officer dealt with night school, summer school, domestic science and manual training, in addition to technical education. The letterbooks of correspondence outward include the Director...

British Columbia. Dept. of Education

Speeches on education

  • GR-0292
  • Series
  • 1967-1969

Speeches transferred from the Library of the Ministry of Education: Kenneth Hare, On university freedom, 1967; S.N.F. Chant, The future of higher education in British Columbia, 1969.

British Columbia. Dept. of Education

Teachers' Bureau records

  • GR-0461
  • Series
  • 1923, 1928

This series is comprised of School District Information forms distributed by the Teachers Bureau to rural school teachers in 1923 and 1928 to be filled out and returned to the Bureau. The forms are questionnaires for the purpose of obtaining infor...

British Columbia. Dept. of Education. Teachers Bureau

BC Ministry of Education policy files

  • GR-1599
  • Series
  • 1978-1983

Policy files accumulated by J.L. Canty, Executive Director, Deputy Minister's Office. Files pertain to school law, ministry contracts with school districts, school finance and facilities, and interest groups (i.e. B.C. Association for Childr...

British Columbia. Ministry of Education

Elementary and technical education correspondence

  • GR-1446
  • Series
  • 1914-1929

Correspondence (inward and outward of the Director of Elementary Education and the organizer of Technical Education. Files include correspondence and reports, re: summer schools and night schools, manual training and domestic science, agricultura...

British Columbia. Dept. of Education

Superintendent of Education correspondence inward

  • GR-1445
  • Series
  • 1887-1894

Consists of correspondence inward to Superintendents JOHN JESSOP (1872-1878), C.C. McKENZIE (1878-1884), and S.D. POPE (1884-1899). Includes petitions for school buildings, applications for teaching posts, minutes of local school boards, school tr...

British Columbia. Superintendent of Education