Vancouver School Board Visual Education Department

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Vancouver School Board Visual Education Department

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Gordon Kilpatrick served as Acting Director of the Visual Education Department of the Vancouver School Board from 1941 to 1945, and as Director from 1946 to 1982. In 1969 the Division of Visual Education was renamed the Division of Audio-Visual Education. In 1970 it became the Audio-Visual Services Branch. In 1972 the Provincial Educational Media Centre was created and was administered by the Audio-Visual Services Branch.


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Created December 19, 2013




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