British Columbia, with its lower level of per student spending, has some of the best student performance results in Canada.
June 21, 2017 10:03AM
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Notley government faces a budget deficit of more than $10 billion.
April 1, 2017 1:00AM
March 16, 2017 9:30AM
Independent schools are populated by students from families with diverse socioeconomic backgrounds, not just the super-rich.
September 14, 2016 2:16PM
Per student spending in public schools in Alberta increased 25.4 per cent between 2004-05 and 2013-14.
May 21, 2016 1:30AM
April 25, 2016 9:00AM
Independent schools and charter schools leverage public dollars towards cost-effective alternative approaches to education.
April 22, 2016 9:17AM
Defunding independent schools in Alberta will increase taxpayer costs, diminish school choice for parents
Public schools in Alberta require more than $13,000 taxpayer dollars to educate a student while independent and charter schools require under $5,300 and $9,000 respectively.
March 1, 2016 1:53PM
Charter schools are particularly well-equipped and effective at serving the needs of students of disadvantaged populations.
January 15, 2016 3:00AM
Alberta remains the only province that permits the establishment and operation of charter schools in Canada.