Press Releases: 2010

Canadian Students Score Top Marks in Major OECD Report


TORONTO, December 7, 2010 — A major international report released today by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) shows Canadian students rank among the best in the world in reading, mathematics, and science.

The OECD's Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) is one of the most comprehensive inter...

Canada's Ministers of Education Hold Historic Meeting with the People's Republic of China


WINNIPEG, September 24, 2010 — The Council of Ministers of Education, Canada (CMEC), Canada's long-standing intergovernmental body, held an unprecedented meeting with senior representatives of the People's Republic of China (PRC).

The first high-level consultation on education collaboration between ministers of education of the provinces and territories of Canada and the education leaders of ...