The Official Newsletter of the BCRTA

BC Recovery Benefit

Check to see if you qualify. The BC Recovery Benefit (the…

Teachers' Pension Plan Update: Sustainability in These Times

Here are some highlights of the recently released 2019 Annual…

Christmas Greeting 2020 from President Grace Wilson

There is something magical about the holiday season: our…

DEC 2020 Travel Insurance Set to Resume - Important Details

It is renewal season for all Johnsons’ Medoc and Prestige policy…

Golden Star Awards Continue for 2021

BCRTA is pleased to offer the 2021 Golden Star Awards Program.…

Communications Committee Focuses on Branch Newsletters

At a recent meeting The Board approved the establishment of a…

Finance Committee Gets Expert Support

The Finance Committee is in a process of reviewing the fundamentals…

BC Reports to ACER-CART on Brian Day Case

Jo-Ann Lauber’s comprehensive article on the Dr. Brian Day…

BCRTA ADVOCATES FOR HI-DOSE FLU SHOT

FOR ALL SENIORS IN BRITISH COLUMBIA On behalf of the BCRTA,…

ANTI-BOREDOM MEASURES!

YES, fun-seekers, you can stay in touch with others in novel…

Pat Brady 1937-2020

Patrick (Pat) T. Brady, CD, B. Ed President, BCRTA 2000 –…

Retirement Planning Online Workshops

The important decisions that will determine your retirement lifestyle should…

Old Favourites, New Favourites

Old favourites are reassuring, safe, and reliable but maybe just…
Frequently Asked Questions

Why Did I Become a Member of BCRTA?

For all of my thirty-four years of teaching, I was a member of…

ACER-CART West: Highlights Fall 2020

The October meeting of the Western Region of ACER-CART took place…

Finance Update November 2020

Travel and gathering restrictions resulted in a decision to hold…

ACER-CART Launches Renewed Website

Canada's national retiree organization for educators is the Canadian…

Pension Report Highlights November 2020

10-year Annualized Return Remains Well Above Target The 2019…

Excellence in Public Education November 2020

At its meeting on October 27, 2020 the Excellence in Public…

Q & A with Dr. Steve Morgan

Conference moderator Arnie Lambert facilitated a question and…

Keynote 2020: Isobel Mackenzie Seniors Advocate of BC

Presentation and Q & A from BCRTA's 2020 Conference,…

Keynote 2020: Dr. Roger Wong

This presentation and Q & A were part of BCRTA's 2020…

Success for Online 2020 Conference and AGM

BCRTA Online Conference and AGM Well-received On October 2…

2020 Branch Membership Awards

As part of BCRTA's Oct 2 Conference day, Membership Committee…

Wilson Heads 2020-2021 BCRTA Board

Grace Wilson Named President The 75th Meeting of the BCRTA saw…

Johnson Insurance Update 2020

Johnson Representative Lisa Hansen shares an update on insurance…

Clough Awarded Life Membership

Past President Joins Exclusive Group  

Golden Star Awards BCRTA Conference 2020

Excellence in Public Education Committee Chair Caroline Malm…

PostScript Excellence Awards - BCRTA Conference 2020

On October 2, BCRTA celebrated contributors to PostScript Magazine…

Meeting the Challenges of These Times

Many things have changed over the past few months, but one thing…

Finance Update June 2020

June 30th is the fiscal year end for the BCRTA. The Finance Committee…

Golden Star Award 2020 Winners Announced

The Excellence in Public Education Committee is pleased to announce…

Pre-retirement Workshops Online

The restrictions on travel and gathering has changed the way…

Recipe for Eye Health

Hypertension and Your Eyes Hypertension is a medical condition…
BC Retired Teachers message of support for active teachers

Message of Support for Active Teachers During the Pandemic

A special message of support to active school staff from Gerry…