Gladys Ortiz immigrated to Canada from Columbia in 2002. While living in Columbia, she received a Masters degree in Community Development and worked for her municipal government as a Social Dietician and Community Nutritionist for ten years. She also instructed part time at a local…Read More
I'm delighted to draw your attention to a recent blog posting by Dr. Alan Davis, President and Vice Chancellor, Kwantlen Polytechnic University and Keynote Speaker, Summit 2013: Surging to the Future: Research-informed policy, practice and innovation in the Recognition of Prior Learning.
In his post, Dr…Read More
BCPLAN board members and advisors have been working hard looking at ways to position the organization to make the greatest impact for adult learners in BC.
Five priorities have been identified and are currently being explored by members for consideration in the strategic plan:
To make PLAR…Read More
Premier Christy Clark laid out her plan for jobs in BC with her 2012 report "Canada Starts Here: The BC Jobs Plan." In it, the government announces several items of interest to BCPLAN:
First, $15 million will be provided annually from the Labour Market Agreement to…Read More
The Pan Pacific's Executive Chef, Daryle Nagata works as an assessor with the Multiple Assessment Pathways (MAP) project.
"In the restaurant industry, working under the old system of standardized written assessments, we had known for some time that the certification system wasn't fully meeting the needs…Read More