Your BCPVPA membership includes: 

  • Employment relationship support 
  • Access to advice, guidance and support from staff 
  • Participation in professional development programs at member rates 
  • Advocacy with the BC Ministry of Education 
  • BCPVPA Committee opportunities 
  • Weekly updates via BCPVPA eNews
  • Subscription to Principl(ed) magazine 
  • Member rates on BCPVPA publications 
  • BCPVPA membership in Better Educate
  • Access to the BCPVPA’s webinar series

The BCPVPA provides excellent professional development opportunities and resources, and offers support and guidance to members who require assistance in their employment relationships. Our focus is for fair and reasonable compensation and treatment for all of our members. The BCPVPA advocates for a strong public education system, and works with government and our sector partners including the BC School Trustees Association (BCSTA)BC School Superintendents’ Association (BCSSA)BC Teachers Federation (BCTF) and BC Association of School Business Officials (BCASBO) to nurture and enhance student success in BC and to promote professional learning and leadership development in the sector. The BCPVPA is a member of working groups and committees, including the Ministry of Education’s Sector Advisory Council (SAC) that ensures that sector perspectives are considered in Ministry initiatives.