District Resource Centre
School District 20 (Kootenay-Columbia) provides professional leadership and funding to support learning and instruction throughout the school district. The District Resource Centre's primary goal is to work with classroom teachers, district programs and schools to enhance student learning experiences. This goal is achieved by providing relevant, contemporary learning resources which are distributed equitably and are accessible to all schools.
The District Resource Centre is located at the Blueberry Creek Community School and is staffed by a qualified district library technician/administrative assistant:
On-line access to the catalogue of materials is available at:
Individual school library resources access is available via the links below.
Wild Voices for Kids
Wild Voices for Kids (WVFK) is an environmental and heritage education program that provides K-12 teachers through the Columbia Basin with FREE, curriculum-linked classroom presentations and field trips designed to enrich their students' learning. The variety of WVFK presentations is extensive, ranging from a tracking field trip with a wildlife biologist or birding expeditions with local ornithologists, to a classroom visit by Little Red Riding Hood complete with an actual wolf or presentations on the flora, fauna and culture of Canada's Arctic regions. Our database of presenters continues to grow, so check back often for new and exciting programs.
For more inforamtion on specific programs and presenters, visit the Wild Voices website.