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BCGEU

BCGEU employees have access to funds that support professional development activities, initiatives, programs, and leaves. Many of these supports are outlined in the BCGEU Collective Agreement. Further information, such as criteria and application forms, can be found on the specific fund pages. 

See the BCGEU Leave and Fund Scenarios to see examples in how to utilize the funds.

See the BCGEU Overview of Assisted Leaves and PD Funds to see a snapshot of the purpose, type of support, funding amounts, and deadlines for Assisted Long-Term and Short-Term Leaves, Group PD, and IES Fund.

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Group Professional Development Fund

The Group Professional Development Fund supports group activities/events of professional interest.

Group Professional Development Fund
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The Innovative Education Support Fund provides innovative education support for the following areas: instructor, student, and CDPD supports.

Innovative Education Support Fund
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Long-Term Assisted Professional Development Leave

Long-Term Assisted Professional Development Leave supports long-term leaves for BCGEU employees to pursue professional development activities.

Long-Term Assisted Professional Development Leave
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Short-Term Assisted Professional Development Leave

Supports short-term (max 2 weeks) leaves for BCGEU employees to pursue professional development activities.

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