Fraser Forum

Education

8:52AM
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Six reasons to support school choice in Canada

Independent schools are more willing to try new ways of teaching, organizing and operating.


9:11AM
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Ontario teachers should shoulder greater share of strike pain

The province's base education budget is scheduled to increase by 2.5 per cent this year.


1:43PM
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Erroneous attacks won’t change data on Nova Scotia education

Provinces PISA scores in all three subjects are below the national average.


11:57AM
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Overall average provincial scores drop in all three PISA test subjects

Three years later B.C. has fallen to fourth place in reading, science and math.


9:05AM
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Busting the myth of Ontario's 'massive education cuts'

Between 2006/07 and 2015/16, per-student inflation-adjusted spending on public schools in Ontario increased by 18.5 per cent.


10:18AM
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Provide Schools Choice in Curriculum

The government monopoly on education curriculum eliminates diversity and experimentation that can lead to better methods of teaching.


10:26AM
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B.C. spent $11,216 per student annually on public schools compared to $13,115 in Alberta. 


10:48AM
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Research documents successful performance-based incentive experiments in England, India, Israel, Houston and Nashville.


3:12PM
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The share of Grade 9 students in Alberta scoring “below acceptable standards” in math increased more than 34 per cent.


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