bc education system

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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.


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


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Dollars and Sense of Education Reform in B.C.

Families are sensitive to the price of education, which is why provinces that do not provide funding generally have much lower rates of independent school enrolment.


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Are B.C. schools really starved for resources?

On a per student basis, inflation adjusted education spending in B.C. public schools increased by 18.3 per cent.


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With more prudent education spending, Ontario could have reduced its provincial deficit by two-thirds.


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Ontario’s financial status quo is not sustainable. That’s the conclusion of numerous independent analyses, the former provincial treasurer, and the province’s own commission on reform of public sector services. Yet despite these warnings, the province has allowed an unsustainable set of fiscal policies to persist while missing opportunities for reform.