TITLE

How do Canada's private schools stack up internationally?

AUTHOR(S)
Cowley, Peter
PUB. DATE
July 2008
SOURCE
Fraser Forum;Jul2008, p27
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the development of the Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) tests established by the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) in Canada. The primary goal of the educational program is to provide learning assistance to 15 year old students, partiularly in enhancing their reading skills and knowledge in mathematics and science. Results of the 2000 PISA tests for both Canadian private and public schools are also included.
ACCESSION #
33246906

 

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