FPSE News

September 1, 2016 Teachers at private ESL schools say the new Private Training Act taking effect today will still leave students vulnerable to school closures and to misrepresentation by third party a...
Teachers at Vancouver English Centre showed up for mediation with their employer Friday, armed with proposals aimed at re-opening the school. They were shocked to discover the employer had given up, a...
Delegates to FPSE’s Annual General Meeting and Convention, held May 16-19, 2016, demonstrated their ongoing support for the Executive by acclaiming all four elected officers to their positions. Return...
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 7, 2016 VANCOUVER— Low-income British Columbians trying to upgrade their skills are now learning they face yet another roadblock, says the president of the Federation of Po...
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 16, 2016 VICTORIA— Another year, another missed opportunity to invest in post-secondary education and address growing problems with affordability. That’s the message fro...
PRESS RELEASE Post-secondary institutions need funding, and not just for targeted programs - FPSE February 3, 2016 Vancouver – Restricting new funding to only targeted post-secondary programs can unde...
December 3, 2015 Vancouver –George Davison, President of the Federation of Post-Secondary Educators of BC, released the following statement regarding Wednesday’s assault at Emily Carr University of Ar...
November 18, 2015 FPSE Members and the Economic Stability Dividend FPSE Locals that have ratified collective agreements under the Economic Stability Mandate will be receiving a pay increase of 0.45% i...
PRESS RELEASE FPSE calls for a renewed funding commitment to English as an Additional Language Programs November 18, 2015 Vancouver – The Federation of Post-Secondary Educators (FPSE) is calling on th...
As requested at the 2015 FPSE AGM the following letter was sent to the major federal party leaders. I write on behalf of 10,000 post-secondary educators in BC to resolutely condemn Bill C-51. The legi...