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The National Arts & Youth Demonstration Project summarizes the results of research into the impact of selected community-based arts programs on children in low-income communities in Montreal, Toronto, Winnipeg, Vancouver, and a rural town in Ontario.
Canadian Books in School Libraries summarizes the results of 125 in-depth interviews with teacher-librarians, library technicians, teachers, principals, school district administrators and education department officials in mid-2004.
Canadian School Libraries and Teacher Librarians: Results from the 2003/04 Information and Communications Technologies in Schools SurveyBased on a survey of 6,700 school principals across Canada, this report examines the existence of school libraries, the number of teacher-librarians and library technicians, as well as library expenditures in all provinces and territories in 2003/04. The report extrapolates the survey findings to all 15,500 elementary and secondary schools in Canada.
This report highlights the "prose", "document", "numeracy" and "problem-solving" skills of adults in Canada and six other countries in 2003.