Frequently Asked Questions

School District No.73 Business Company-Global Education is a BC Ministry of Education approved provider of distributed learning courses to non-resident learners.
 

School District No.73 Business Company offers non-resident learners instruction by means of distributed learning, which may be eligible for 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
Students attending a BC Offshore School can register for online courses with Global Education. Our online courses meet the learning standards of the British Columbia 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 info@globaled.ca. See our course offerings for the 2020/21 school year.

2+1 International Program
Students register for two years of online courses in their Grade 10 and Grade 11 year while studying in their home country. Students complete their Grade 12 year in Kamloops-Thompson School District No.73. Students receive equivalency credit for online courses once they are enroled in a high school in Kamloops-Thompson School District No.73.

Attending a BC 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 BC 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
Elementary and Middle School courses are offered temporarily to students unable to attend a BC School due to COVID-19. Teachers will meet with students once a week on Zoom with students. Our courses blend interactive online courses with face to face support in student’s home country.

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.

Discover more about all of our programs here.

Our courses have flexible start dates that meet the needs of individual learners. Students can register for courses at any time.

Yes, all courses are available during the summer. Students registering for summer school should plan to complete their course by end of August to ensure a final grade can be reported in the fall.

To register for courses, contact first contact your school and they will assist you in registering for online courses with Global Education. For more Information, email us at info@globaled.ca. To register for courses please e-mail info@globaled.ca for more details.

Register for Courses Today

  1. Contact your home school to register courses or contact us at info@globaled.ca.
  2. Complete the registration form and request your course on our Register page.
  3. Our office will contact you and your BC home school to confirm your registration.
  4. Once your request and has been approved by your BC home school you will be contacted with instructions on how to pay for your online course.
  5. Once payment has been approved you will have access to your online course.
  6. Log in and start your course!

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Global Education uses Moodle to deliver online course material,  lessons, assignments, and assessments. Students can access their grades, collaborate, and communicate with teachers on Moodle.

Students are responsible for providing their own computer, software and a reliable internet connection. Below is a list of minimum technical requirements needed.

Operating System

  • Microsoft Windows or Mac OS

Web Browser

Software

 Some courses may require:

  • Printer
  • Headset, microphone and speaker
  • Scanner, scanner app or device that can create a PDF file or picture (JPG file)
  • Enable cookies
  • Ability to access Zoom

Once you are approved for your courses you can access them by clicking MY MOODLE COURSES on globaled.ca or login at moodle.globaled.ca.

To reset your password click here.

You will need the email address that you signed up with to reset your password.

School District No.73 Business Company-Global Education does not award credit for distributed learning courses. Students may be awarded credit for distributed learning courses by their BC home school. The BC home school is responsible for awarding credit for distributed learning courses taken with School District No.73 Business Company, providing students successfully pass with a minimum of 50% as a final grade. Please read our policy on Eligible Course Offerings 200.1.

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 enroled.

Yes, students receive a report card each term. All final grades will be sent to your BC home school.

Yes, your teacher would be happy to meet with you on Zoom. Please email your teacher to schedule a meeting.

At the end of your course, students are encouraged to complete a survey. If you would like to submit feedback or concerns during your course you can contact feedback@globaled.ca or contact Kristin EnglesonDirector of School District No.73 Business Company.

Students who submit their request within eligible deadlines receive a 100% refund for online courses. Tuition refunds are issued for withdraws 14 days from date of registration. Please see our refund policy.

Depending on the subject courses are designed to be 100-120 hours to complete.  Students typically complete a course over quarter semester, full semester, or a full school year.

Global Education does not accept adult learners.