Special Report: Education Minister Rob Fleming talks full-time class return
B.C. Education Minister Rob Fleming. (Supplied by B.C. Government Flickr)
Vista Radio conducted an interview with B.C. Education Minister Rob Fleming on back-to-school.
A number of topics were talked about including:
- How school districts plan to utilize the $242-million in funding announced by the Province
- What the plan is if an outbreak is declared at a school in B.C.
- How students will be appropriately distanced in situations where limited classroom space is available
- The Province’s stance on student testing compared to places like Ontario where it is not mandatory
- How to differentiate flu and COVID-like symptoms if someone is feeling unwell
- The Ministry of Education’s response to the B.C. Ombudsperson’s scathing report on incorrect test scores
LISTEN HERE FOR THE FULL INTERVIEW: