Spending on public schools in Ontario increased from $25.5 billion to $27.9 billion.
education spending in ontario
Spending on public schools in Ontario increased from $20.2 billion to $26.6 billion.
Currently, parents choosing independent schools in Ontario must pay full tuition costs.
Of course, Premier Wynne will benefit from labour peace since teacher strikes are tremendously disruptive to families.
You can’t blame Ontario’s problems on a shortage of government revenues.
In Ontario a whopping 77 cents of every dollar spent on K-12 public education goes to compensate teachers and staff.
In 2012/13, Ontario spent $25 billion on education—a 50 per cent increase in only one decade.
Almost $25 billion was spent on Ontario public school education in 2012/13, $8.3 billion more than a decade earlier.
In Ontario, more and more parents are choosing to enroll their children in independent schools.