BCPVPA's Member Support Services team is committed to ensuring that our members are informed as to their employment rights and their responsibilities in their roles.

BCPVPA's Principl(ed) and Leading: Back to School magazines feature in-depth articles that help our members to make informed choices.

Supporting Your Leadership

Building your Admin Team (Principl(ed) June 2023)

Building Your School Start (LBTS 2021)

Conversations That Build Relationships (Principl(ed) June 2022)

Harassment (Principl(ed) - Fall 2019)

Long Term Disability 101 (Principl(ed) - Fall 2019)

Recording Conversations: Is It Legal? (LBTS - September 2020)

Conducting Fair Reviews (Principl(ed) - November 2020)

Transitions (Principl(ed) - November 2020)

Knowing Your Legal Team (Principl(ed) - March 2021)

Representation: What to Expect as a BCPVPA Member (Principl(ed) - June 2021)

School District Governance (Principl(ed) - March 2023)

What to Expect When You Reach Out (LBTS 2023)

Lessons Learned: Preparing for an Investigation (Principl(ed) - November 2021)

Testing Your Knowledge

Harassment Quiz (Principl(ed) - June 2021)

Pension Quiz (Principl(ed) - November 2020)

Understanding Your Contract

Contracts: By the Numbers (Principl(ed) June 2022)

Personal Services Vs. Collective Agreements (LBTS 2022)

Language Matters (Adminfo Spring 2019)

BCPVPA Contract Advisory Committee (Principl(ed) - Spring 2019)

Learning About the Sector

Who’s Who in BC’s Education Sector? (LBTS 2023)

What Guides and Directs our Practice? (LBTS 2023) 

Violence in the Workplace: What BC School Leaders Need to Know (Principl(ed) November 2022)

A Lens on the TRB Standard (LBTS 2022)

Navigating the Teacher Regulation Branch (Principl(ed) March 2022)

BC Commission for Teacher Regulation (Principl(ed) - Spring 2019)

BC’s Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (Principl(ed) - June 2020)

A Brief (Legal) History of the BC Principals' & Vice-Principals' Association (Principl(ed) - June 2021)


The BC Principals' & Vice-Principals' Association is a voluntary professional association representing school leaders employed as Principals and Vice-Principals in BC's public education system. We provide our members with the professional services and supports they need to provide exemplary leadership in public education.

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