The Fraser Institute

The Fraser Institute
Montreal Economic Institute

Montreal Economic Institute

October 25, 2005 09:30 ET

The Fraser Institute and Montreal Economic Institute: Media Advisory/News Conference-Sixth Annual Report Card on Quebec's Secondary Schools to be Released

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(CCNMatthews - Oct. 25, 2005) - On Thursday, October 27 at 10:00 am (Eastern), the Montreal Economic Institute and The Fraser Institute will release the sixth annual Report Card on Quebec's Secondary Schools, the only independent measurement of 459 of Quebec's public and private, French and English, secondary schools.

L'actualite magazine will publish a special edition containing all the schools' results which will be available on October 27.

NEWS CONFERENCE

The complete rankings will be released at a news conference co-hosted by the Montreal Economic Institute and The Fraser Institute. Co-authors Norma Kozhaya and Peter Cowley will provide a brief overview of the Report Card and then be available for questions.



DATE: Thursday, October 27

TIME: 10:00 am to 10:40 am

LOCATION: Montreal Marriott Chateau Champlain
Neuchatel Room
1, Place du Canada
Montreal


The full text of the Quebec Report Card and the media release will be available at www.iedm.org and at www.fraserinstitute.ca.

The Montreal Economic Institute (MEI) is an independent, non-profit, non-partisan research and educational institute. MEI is the product of a collaborative effort between Montreal-area academics, economists and entrepreneurs. For more information, visit www.iedm.org.

Established in 1974, The Fraser Institute is an independent public policy organization with offices in Vancouver, Calgary and Toronto. For more information, visit www.fraserinstitute.ca.


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