Ninety-two per cent of immigrant parents of K-12 children support standardized testing in schools.
Manitoba, Saskatchewan and New Brunswick are among the lowest-scoring provinces on both assessments.
When governments closed schools and disrupted learning, many families rediscovered the important contributions schools make to modern society.
There’s a close link between background knowledge and reading comprehension.
In science, Alberta outscored highly-ranked countries including Estonia and Finland.
Canada should finally create an expanded program of national testing of students.
In each subject, the country's average scores have been declining over time.
The urbanized region represents only 13 per cent of the country's total population.
Among the provinces, B.C. had the second-largest decline in science.