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Canadian education boasts of high academic standards and rigorous quality controls. Young minds benefit from a public school system that is responsive and world-class. International students prefer higher education here because of the lower tuition rates compared to other countries like the United States and the United Kingdom. Read on to learn more reasons why Canadian academic credentials are highly regarded all over the world.

Quick Facts

  • In 2015, the Manitoba government invested $1.27 billion in public school funding, up by $25M from 2014, to ensure quality education. (Read the news item here).
  • International Education supported over 81,000 jobs in Canada in 2010 – over 1600 in Manitoba.
  • In 2010 there were over 218,200 international students in Canada.

Education Articles by Topic

Newest Education Articles

Entering college or university in Manitoba? Here are the steps you should take

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Post-secondary education in Canada is the tertiary level of education. It is the next level after completion of high school… Read more »

Top 5 tips for preparing your kids’ school lunches

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Preparing food that is healthy and nutritious and most importantly, appetizing for kids is one of our major concerns. Every… Read more »

Should my child be in the French Immersion Program?

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As a parent with young kids, you may have heard about the French Immersion Program. If you’re considering enrolling your… Read more »

Online resources and links for parents with school-age kids

U.S. Embassy Spokesman Steve Pike reads to students at Roland Michener Public School in Ottawa, on April 4, 2013.

Parents need all the help they can get when it comes to supporting their children. Especially for newcomer parents, helping… Read more »

Recent Education Articles, CLB3-4

Preparing for a parent-teacher conference

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One of the best ways that you can support your child’s learning is by attending Parent-Teacher conferences. In these meetings,… Read more »

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Idiom Set: School & Learning

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In this idioms set you’ll find Canadian idioms relating to back-to-school, reading and learning. Click on each lesson for cool… Read more »


An apple and a stack of textbooks

Are you or your child involved in the education system in Manitoba? This course contains workshops designed for students of… Read more »

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