Compensation for education employees including teachers grew by more than 25 per cent over eight years.
public education spending
At 86.5 per cent, B.C. has the smallest proportion of students in government-run public schools.
Average per student spending up 22.3 per cent in a decade.
Spending on public schools in Alberta increased 59.7 per cent.
Ontario spent $26.6 billion on public schools in 2014/15.