National Newswatch

Canadian student performance does not reflect increases in spending

Feb 2 2019 — Angela MacLeod — Parents across the country are concerned about the state of K-12 education in Canada. Results from standardized exams administered by several provinces and international tests such as the OECD’s Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) are alarming, particularly in math. There’s a pervasive myth that large cuts to education spending are responsible for the decline […]