Press Releases: 2003

Results of a Major Writing Survey Show Most Students in Canada Meeting Expectations


Toronto, May 27, 2003 -- A major national writing test shows that most students tested are writing at or above the levels expected.

The test results were released today in Toronto by the Council of Ministers of Education, Canada (CMEC) as part of the School Achievement Indicators Program (SAIP). The ministers of education, who are responsible for the design of the program, receive a financial contri...