Learning Services

Vancouver School Board Learning Services is responsible for programs and services that support the needs of all learners from early learners through K-12. They also provide support for staff and parents in the school district.

Learning Services areas

·     Aboriginal Education

·     Athletics

·     Career Programs

·     Early Learning

·     ESL

·     Fine & Performing Arts

·     French Immersion/Modern Languages

·     Literacy and Libraries

·     Social Responsibility

·     Special Education

Support for teachers

·     Professional Development opportunities

·     Resources

Learning Services contacts                                                                                                 

General inquiries:

Tel: 604-713-5202  

Fax: 604-713-5244/5076

 

   

Director of Instruction 

Catherine Jamieson

604-713-5202

Director of Instruction – Educational Programs

Adrian Keough

604-713-5242

District Principal - Aboriginal Education

Don Fiddler

604-713-5682

District Principal - Alternative Programs,
   Community School Teams

Andrea Davidson

604-713-5943

District Principal - Learning Technologies

Audrey Van Alstyne

604-713-5673

District Principal – Student Services – SEL and Prevention Programs

Selma Smith

604-713-5216

District Principal – Student Support Services

Doug Matear

604-713-5220

District Principal - Student Support Services

Mette Hamaguchi

604-713-5432

District Principal - ELL, Student Placement & Newcomer Services

Bruce Garnett

604-713-5877

Athletics

 

 

   District Athletics Coordinator

Harp Sohi

604-713-5207

Careers

 

 

   Career Programs Coordinator

Karen Blake

604-329-0038

Early Learning

 

 

  Supervisor, Early Learning

Colleen Dickie

604-713-4471

Fine & Performing Arts

 

 

   District Fine & Performing Arts Coordinator

Peggy Bochun

604-713-5206

Literacy

 

 

  District Literacy & Assessment Teacher

Gina Wong

 604-346-8546

  Early Intervention/Early Literacy Consultant

Nicole Harrison

 778-928-6563

  French Immersion Teacher Leader

Sallie Boschung

 778-708-1171

  Reading Recovery Trainer      

Christine Fraser          

 778-241-5123

Modern Languages

 

 

   Modern Language Consultant

Stacey Sveistrup

604-317-5768

Social Responsibility and Diversity

 

 

District Principal, Student Support Services - SEL and Prevention Programs

Selma Smith

604-713-5216

 Anti-homophobia and Diversity Mentor

Stephanie Lofquist

778-228-1914

SACY Manager

Art Steinmann

604-713-5233

District Reception and Placement Centre

 

 

   1000 East 59th Avenue, V5X 1Y7

Tel: 604-713-5999

Fax: 604-713-5998

East wing of Moberly Elementary School

 

 

District Psych-Educational Centre

 

 

Learning Services - Thunderbird Elementary

 

 

   Lucy Almeida - Office Support B

Tel: 604-713-5439

Fax: 604-713-5561