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Math results dismal in Greater Toronto school boards

September 22, 2016

Toronto Star | September 21, 2016

Just half of Grade 6 students are meeting provincial standards in math in latest round of Ontario-wide testing. Across Ontario, only 50 per cent of Grade 6 students were at or above the provincial standard in math.“Results have never been this bad,” said Mary Reid, a professor of math at the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education at the University of Toronto. “It’s very sad. I didn’t predict 50 per cent.” Read more.