That BCSTA advocate to the Ministry of Education to establish a provincial Education Assistants Regulation Branch that would oversee the appropriate standard of qualification, designation and requirements for ongoing professional development and support once the standards have been established.

Be it further resolved that Education Assistants be consulted and fully included in the implementation and oversight of the standards agreed upon by BCPSEA and CUPE.

Carried as Amended

Reference: https://bcsta.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/BCSTA-Resolutions-by-Theme-AGM-2019.pdf