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International Education grows provincial economies

AUGUST 16, 2017     Source: Winnipeg Free Press     Type: BCCIE News

A recent editorial by Gary Gervais, president of the Manitoba Council for International Education, explains why the time is ripe for Canada to leverage its International Education sector.

Brazil/OAS Scholarships open to Canadians

AUGUST 14, 2017     Source: Consulate General of Brazil in Vancouver     Type: BCCIE News

The Brazilian government has recently announced a program offering 670 scholarship opportunities to outstanding citizens of The Organization of American States (OAS) Member ...

Tech education bootcamp opens doors for BC immigrants

AUGUST 2, 2017     Source: Chantal Moore     Type: Feature

Every year, BCCIE donates to an education-related cause on behalf of our Summer Conference presenters. This year, we chose TechStart, a five-month program that provides refugees and immigrants to BC with intensive ...

BBC News: How Canada became an education superpower

AUGUST 2, 2017     Source: BBC News     Type: BCCIE News

In the most recent round of international Pisa tests, Canada was one of a handful of countries to appear in the top 10 for maths, science and reading.