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Supporting K-12 Excellence

Focused Education Resources is a non-profit, member-driven organization passionate about supporting excellence in the K-12 sector. Our shared service offerings provide school districts, independent schools and First Nations schools with a comprehensive suite of resources created to help optimize every aspect of education delivery.

We are situated on the traditional, ancestral, and unceded territories of the xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish), and səlilwətaɬ (Tsleil-Waututh) Nations. Serving members in communities across British Columbia, the Yukon and Northwest Territories, Focused Education is committed to reconciliation and building relationships as we move forward.

About us


Focused Education provides a broad spectrum of member benefits. Below, we spotlight just a few of our most popular offerings.


We are pleased to announce Focused Education Resources’ IT4K12 2024 Conference is taking place on November 5 & 6 at the Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre. 

IT4K12 2024 promises to be our most dynamic event yet, featuring an expanded agenda with more sessions, spanning a full two-day program. Don’t miss the chance to be part of this important event for education and technology leaders in K-12.

National Indigenous History Month - June

Search our K12 Evaluated Resource Collection to discover stories and web resources for supporting learning during National Indigenous History Month

Online Resource for Arctic Community and Climate Change Study

Teachers of K-7 can access this Canadian-created instructional resource. The online video explores how the Arctic Community of Tuktoyaktuk is experiencing climate change. The resource includes a teacher guide and student activities. Access through the Digital Classroom.




We are always on the lookout for new ways to support members’ evolving needs. Some recent highlights: 

  • IT4K12 2024: November 5 & 6 at the Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre.
  • Black Canadian Learning Resource: Guided by an advisory committee with lived experience,  a new classroom resource is in development for release in early 2025.

Member Benefits

We offer a comprehensive suite of resources and opportunities for our members. As we regularly add new ones, be sure to check back often. 

K-12 Evaluated Resources

A collection of educators’ assessments of fiction, non-fiction and digital resources to support the K-12 curriculum. 

Learning Resource Selection

We created this professional resource to support informed, thoughtful decision-making about classroom resource selection.

Digital Classroom

Quality digital resources for classroom instruction and learning. 


Sector-wide procurement saves members time and provides access to best-in-class products and services at preferential pricing. 

Privacy Templates & Resources

Privacy Impact Assessment (PIA) templates, learning tools, information resources and more.

Technology Leadership

Our experts monitor emerging technologies and opportunities for optimizing IT systems, cybersecurity and information privacy.

Member Access

Get access to enhanced member-only content with a user account:

  • Member Directory
  • Evaluated Resources
  • PIA Templates & Resources
  • Procurement Agreements