independent schools

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Alberta government should increase access to for-profit schools

A common barrier to more independent schools is the cost of construction and/or expansion of existing facilities.


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Independent schools key to improving K-12 education in Alberta

Alberta has experienced a decline in student scores in reading, science and math.


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Alberta can learn from B.C.’s independent school success

In 2014/15, B.C. spent $11,216 per public school student compared to $13,155 in Alberta.


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Compared to Ontario, B.C. offers more choice and fairness in education—with better student results

A recent analysis found that Catholic school boards in Ontario are increasingly enrolling non-Catholic students.


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Increased funding for independent schools unlikely to improve education in Alberta

The United Conservative Party (UCP) recently released some proposed reforms in education.