The struggle for a federal office of education for Canada

by Wesley Allan Larose

Written in English
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  • Canadian Education Association,
  • Canadian Teachers" Federation,
  • National Council of Education (Canada),
  • Education and state -- Canada
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 305 leaves
Number of Pages305
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Open LibraryOL20696787M

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In Canada, there are a number of challenges to overcome before a similar vision can be fully realized. Canadian federalism doesn't allow for a formal federal department of education. In Canada, parents have to make sure their children get an education. Provincial and territorial governments set up and run their own school systems.

They’re much the same across Canada, but there are some differences among provinces and territories. Canada does not have a federal department or national system of education. Canada - Canada - Education: Under the British North America Act oforganizing and administering public education are provincial responsibilities.

The federal government is directly concerned only with providing education in Yukon, the Northwest Territories, and Nunavut, where it allocates funds but does not administer the system; in Indian schools throughout Canada; for inmates.

Canada's three territories — Yukon, Northwest Territories, and Nunavut — do not have the same constitutional status as the provinces and are subject, in many areas, to more direct control by the federal government. With respect to education, however, the federal government has delegated this responsibility to the territorial governments.

The education system in Canada, like many countries, consists of primary schooling, secondary schooling, and postsecondary schooling.

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