Looking to get ahead on your education journey? Want to work in leadership at your local school district? Get the skills you need to reach your full potential and apply for the Western Washington University (WWU) BC School Leadership program. Get your master’s degree right in your own backyard.

Why choose Western Washington University for your Master’s Degree?

  • 15 Month M.Ed. Program
  • Meets TQS Requirements for Category 6
  • Local Faculty (Senior leadership and current/retired administrators across multiple school districts in BC)
  • Canadian Educational Content
  • Flexible Online/Face-to-Face blended program (currently offered 100% online until further notice)
  • Priced Competitively

Program Details

Classes are taught locally by current, or recently retired BC administrators in conjunction with Western Washington University staff. The program is tailored to Canadian and local school district policies and procedures meeting TQS requirements for Category 6. The total cost of the program is $16,290 USD. This program is offered locally in partnership with Abbotsford and Langley School Districts.

Program Brochure

Virtual Info Session – Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Join us to hear from current students, instructors, and get all the information you need to start on your Master’s of Educational Leadership journey.

Where: ZOOM online platform

When: Wednesday, May 27 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Agenda for the evening:

  1. Intro to the program from BC principals and program contacts (Duane Penner with Abbotsford School District & Lisa Lainchbury with Langley School District)
  2. WWU Program director (Dr. Tim Bruce) and WWU BC Program Coordinator/Senior Instructor (Warren Aller)
  3. Live Testimonial (Shawn Mani) Teacher/Athletic Director Abbotsford Middle School, (Erin Favero and Melissa Reimer) Teachers at HD Stafford Middle School (Langley)/currently enrolled in the Langley Master’s Program
  4. Q&A through moderated chat room

Please RSVP by emailing Lisa Lainchbury, llainchbury@sd35.bc.ca if you would like to attend our online information session and an invite will be sent to you.

Due to the high interest and success of the program we look forward to seeing many people join us throughout the province of BC at our next information session.

If you cannot attend the info session but wish to join the program you may also apply directly through the WWU graduate school. Further information about the program can also be found here.

Ready to Get Started

If you are ready to continue your education journey in this program, please fill out this Intent to Enroll Form below and email to Lisa Lainchbury: llainchbury@sd35.bc.ca

Intent to Enroll Form


For more information or if you have any questions please contact:

Lisa Lainchbury
Office: (604) 888-5257
Cell: (604) 217-1994
Email: LLainchbury@sd35.bc.ca