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POPEI

The Provincial Outreach Program for Early Intervention (POPEI)  is a British Columiba Ministry of Education Provincial Resource Program with an outreach focus.

Mandate 

The Provincial Outreach Program for Early Intervention (POPEI) is a British Columbia Ministry of Education Provincial Resource Program (PRP) with an outreach focus. The mandate of the program is to increase educators’ capacity to support all learners, particularly diverse and struggling learners.

Outcomes 
1. Build and sustain the capacity of all educators throughout the province for effective instruction/early intervention.
2. Provide all educators with support, knowledge and Professional Learning opportunities in the area of primary literacy instruction, and to provide early intervention strategies for struggling learners.
3. Research, evaluate and share evidence-based practice and resources for educating struggling learners, including those with learning disabilities.
4. Liaise with District Partners, the Advisory Committee, post-secondary institutions and professional associations.
5. Provide educators with online access to information, eLearning videos, resources and Professional Learning opportunities.
6. Facilitate the sharing and transferring of knowledge and practice among educators across the province.

Service Delivery
POPEI provides services to BC public school districts and Group l and II independent schools. The focus of the services is to build capacity within districts and schools through in-services, networking, resources and eLearning opportunities. The POPEI team is comprised of two Teacher Consultants, one Technical Analyst and a half-time Administrative Assistant. POPEI is hosted by Richmond School District. Additionally on the POPEI team are: Richmond School District Site and Supervising Administrators, District Partners and a Multi-Region Advisory Committee. 

School teams can request support and services from POPEI through Rocky Mountain Learning Services Department and the POPEI District Partner.

Please contact

Assistant Superintendent Jennifer Turner at 250-342-4674 or at Jennifer.Turner@sd6.bc.ca

or 

Barb Carriere at Barb.Carriere@sd6.bc.ca​


 

Rocky Mountain School District #6

District Administration Office 620 4th Street, P.O. Box 430
Invemere, BC V0A 1K0
Phone: 250-342-9243 Fax: 250-342-6966 Office Hours: Monday - Friday 8:30 - 4:30 Staff Directory
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