September 16, 2003

SO MUCH FOR CLASSROOM SIZE:

Canada finishes well ahead of U.S. as OECD tests teenage students (Sarah Schmidt, September 16, 2003, CanWest News Service)

Canadian teenagers scored in the top five on international tests in reading, math and science, even though their class sizes are the largest in the Western world.

Posted by Orrin Judd at September 16, 2003 4:25 PM
Comments

Take out the 10% worst performing and the
10% best performing in each sample and perhaps
the disparity is less or insignificant.

Canada and the U.S. (as a whole) are not
demographically similar.

Posted by: J.H. at September 16, 2003 4:34 PM

JH:

Other than their not having any blacks or Hispanics.

Posted by: oj at September 16, 2003 4:36 PM
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