POPARD is a Ministry of Education program providing services to schools in BC for students with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). We provide consultation, training and support services to all public and independent schools across the province of British Columbia with a primary focus on increasing the capacity of school district staff to support students with autism spectrum disorder (ASD).

Our goals

To empower school teams across
BC in supporting students with ASD: through building local capacity, we increase the success of students with ASD in the school system.
To encourage collaboration and partnerships between systems that include the student with ASD.
To expand and develop our program. To expand the knowledge base of all staff. To expand research opportunities and partnerships.

Meet our team

Led by Principal and Vice-Principal, our multidisciplinary team of knowledgeable and skilled professionals is supported by a caseload coordinator, training and library coordinator, media technician, and administrative staff.

Work with us

If you are a Professional Educator looking for a career that is rewarding and flexible, consider joining our dynamic team of POPARD consultants.

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