Parents petition for changes to math

Parents concerned with Canada’s dropping math scores have started a petition to have educators return to teaching basic math skills.

The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development measures the academic ability of 15-year-olds in 65 countries. Overall, Canada ranked 13th. The Canadian score in math of 518 still ranked above the average score of 494, but it has slipped 14 points in nine years. Read more >>