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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


Featured

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

Privacy Management Program

Discover an overview of public sector privacy resources to help guide you through the implementation of a Privacy Management Program.

PLT MEMBER RECEIVES PRIME MINISTER'S AWARD FOR TEACHING EXCELLENCE

We are thrilled to announce that Cari Wilson, a Focused ED PLT team member, has been honoured with the prestigious Prime Minister's Award for Teaching Excellence. Cari has pioneered the significance of digital literacy and guiding children to navigate responsibly in the online world. 

February 16, 2024 Webinars for Educators

All BC public school teachers have access to rich, safe, quality resources for teaching and learning. Join us for virtual webinars on the use of digital resources in the classroom.

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Upcoming

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

  • School Furniture Pre-Qualification: RFSQ will be released in March to address classroom, early learning spaces, and office furniture
  • Privacy Management Program: Newly released in November 2024
  • Classroom PIA Model: Newly released in November 2024
  • 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. 

Procurement

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