The BCPVPA Leadership Planning Guide (formerly the Start Smart Planning Guide) was reissued in June 2020 to reflect current practices and responsibilities. 

The Guide is the perfect resource for aspiring, new and seasoned Principals and Vice-Principals in BC, and it covers areas of responsibility that include:  

  •  Student Information
  •  Students & Culture 
  •  Indigenous Education 
  •  Parents & the Public 
  •  Legal Responsibilities 
  •  Professional Growth & Development 
  •  School Task Lists 

Order your print copy
$55 per copy (including GST) plus shipping 

Download a Digital Copy


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.

Search our web site:

© 2022 BC Principals and Vice-Principals Association