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JABC to Present at the 2017 Teacher Super Conference

JA British Columbia (JABC) is pleased to take part in the 2017 PSA Super Conference on October 20, 2017 at the Vancouver Convention Centre East.

In addition to an educational booth in the Exhibitor’s Hall, JABC will also provide an information session to teachers and administrators on Friday in Room 113 at Vancouver Convention Centre West  from 10:45am to 12:00pm.

VP of Programs Anne Tower, Regional Manager Cheryl Borgmann, and Curriculum Specialist Barb Jones will be presenting Let’s Talk Entrepreneurship, Financial Literacy and Work Readiness for Today’s Youth!  Attendees will learn about the entire range of free JABC provincial programs for grades 5-12 and how they match the current curriculum.  Full details on the workshop here.

About Super Conference

Super Conference is a celebration of the BC Teachers’ Federations’ (BCTF) hundredth year. It is the collaborative effort of 25 Provincial Specialist Associations (PSAs) to host 6000 participants, hundreds of workshops, over 30 keynotes, and over 275 presenters in downtown Vancouver. Visit for more information.

About JA British Columbia

JA British Columbia (JABC) is a member of JA Canada who is a member JA Worldwide (JA), the world’s largest NGO dedicated to educating young people about business. Since 1955, British Columbia schools have relied on JA to inspire and prepare youth to succeed in an ever-changing global economy. In 2016, over 38,000 students in BC benefited from JABC programs delivered free of charge by volunteers from local business communities, who bring real-life experience into the classroom. JABC programs focus on work readinessfinancial literacy and entrepreneurship, giving students the confidence and skills they need to become the next generation of business and community leaders. Visit for more information.