SOURCE: The Fraser Institute

The Fraser Institute

June 28, 2016 11:30 ET

Fraser Institute Media Advisory: New Study Spotlighting Independent Schools in British Columbia Coming Wednesday, June 29

TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - June 28, 2016) - On Wednesday, June 29, the Fraser Institute will release a new study examining the teaching approaches, specialities and geography of independent schools -- schools which operate outside the public system -- in British Columbia

The study, A Diverse Landscape: Independent Schools in Canada, is the first study of its kind and categorizes every independent school in Canada, including those in B.C., where many independent schools are partially funded by government.

A news release with additional information will be issued via Marketwired on Wednesday, June 29 at 5:30 a.m. (Pacific).

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Contact Information

  • MEDIA CONTACT/STUDY CO-AUTHOR:
    Deani Van Pelt, Director, Barbara Mitchell Centre for Improvement in Education, The Fraser Institute

    For interviews with Ms. Van Pelt, please contact:

    Aanand Radia
    Media Relations Specialist
    Fraser Institute
    (416) 363-6575 ext. 238
    aanand.radia@fraserinstitute.org
    @FraserInstitute