Global Education is the approved Ministry of Education and Child Care provider of online courses to non-resident learners. School District No.73 Business Company (Global Education) offers online courses, that may be eligible for equivalency credit toward a BC Graduation Certificate. All courses are taught by BC certified teachers, who are experts in delivering the BC curriculum. Global Education strives to provide the highest quality, interactive and engaging opportunities and assessments that are suited to the individual needs of students.
BC Offshore Schools We offer online courses to students attending BC Offshore Schools. Global Education is the only British Columbia Ministry of Education and Child Care approved provider of online courses to non-resident learners attending BC Offshore Schools. Our online courses meet the learning standards of the British Columbia curriculum. All courses are taught by BC certified teachers, who are experts in delivering the BC curriculum.
Students receive equivalency credit for courses taken with Global Education. If you are interested in registering for courses, please contact your BC Principal or email@example.com. See our course offerings for the 2022/23 school year.
2+1 Pathway Program
Global Education’s 2+1 Program prepares students wishing to study at a British Columbian high school. Students take online courses in Grade 10 and Grade 11 while studying in their home country and complete their Grade 12 year in a B.C. Public School District. Students receive may equivalency credit for online courses once they are enrolled in a high school in British Columbia.
Registered at BC Public School District or a B.C. Independent School
Students that are registered with a BC School and are living outside of Canada can register for courses with Global Education. Students are required to obtain permission from their home school before registering for online courses with Global Education. Please see the procedure for requesting online courses with Global Education.
Elementary and Middle School Courses
Global Education offers K-9 online courses. Students may register for a maximum of two courses. Our online courses meet the learning standards of the British Columbia curriculum. If you are interested in registering for courses, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. See our course offerings for the 2022/23 school year.
English Language Learners (ELL) Courses
ELL courses include reading, writing, speaking and listening activities. ELL courses are designed to prepare students for English 9-11 .
High School Preparation Courses Global Education’s High School Preparation Program prepares students wishing to study English at a Canadian high school. This foundational program prepares students for the academic challenges of Canadian high school. Students study high school subjects such as Social Studies, Science, Mathematics and English. Our classes will help familiarize students with the basic English vocabulary necessary for the comprehension of high school subjects.
A non-resident learner that is a student that is physically located outside of British Columbia, is of School Age, is not ordinarily a resident in British Columbia and is one of the following: (a) registered at a B.C. Offshore School, (b) a student participating in a 2+1 Program or (c) registered with a BC Public School District or Independent Authority.
Recommend system requirements are available at Technical Requirements. Please review the technical requirements here. If you require technical support, please contact us at email@example.com and one of our staff members would be happy to assist you.
All tests and exams are invigilated by a teacher at your school that is authorized by Global Education to invigilate tests or by a Global Education teacher. Teachers will not provide test and exam passwords to students, parents or other individuals that are not authorized to invigilate tests/exams. Please review Policy 306 for more information on test invigilation procedures.
Global Education does not award academic credit for online courses. The home school is responsible for awarding credit for online learning courses taken with Global Education, providing students successfully pass with a minimum of 50% as a final grade. Please review our policies Awarding Credit for Online Learning Courses.
Credit for courses that cover the Graduation Program that meet the graduation requirements can only be given by an Offshore School, BC Public School District or Independent School Authority following equivalency review by the Offshore School, BC Public School District, or Independent School Authority that the student is enrolled in accordance with the Graduation Program Order (M302/04) and applicable Ministry of Education International Student Graduation Credit Policies.
All refunds are at the discretion of Global Education, however refund requests are generally: (a) permitted if a school submits a withdrawal request within 14 days of registration in the Global Education course for which the refund is sought; and (b) not granted if a withdrawal request is received more than 14 days after registration in the Global Education course for which the refund is sought. Please review our Refund Policy.
All requests for refunds must be made in writing to the Director of School District No.73 Business Company at firstname.lastname@example.org
Global Education will send an invoice with instructions on how to pay for your course. We accept the following payments wire transfer, Visa, MasterCard or WeChat, Alipay or Union Pay. For more information on payment methods see our MAKE A PAYMENT page.
Global Education does not accept adult learners. The student must be of school age as defined in the School Act section 3 (1). School age student is deemed to be of school age until the end of the school year in which the person reaches age 19.