The B (Burnaby) Outside Local Specialist Association is a group of Burnaby educators who meet each season to share stories and collaborate on ways to support place-based learning across the district.

We are thankful to live, love, learn, and teach on the unceded territory of the Coast Salish peoples, including the territories of the xʷməθkwəy̓əm (Musqueam), Skwxwú7mesh (Squamish),and Səl̓ílwətaʔ/Selilwitulh (Tsleil-Waututh) Nations. 

Our Goals

  • To promote and advance the teaching of Environmental Education in Burnaby
  • To develop an awareness of place-based learning
  • To advance and promote connections between Burnaby teachers and community partners
  • To provide professional development and leadership in Environmental Education