Canada’s International Education System: Time for a Fresh Curriculum

Published: June 2014    |    By: Bernard Simon

Summary

This report was commissioned by the Canadian Council of Chief Executives (CCCE) and the Canadian International Council (CIC) as part of a multi-year effort to improve the quality of education and skills training in Canada while enhancing young people’s ability to succeed in the 21st century job market. Opinions in the paper are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of the CCCE, the CIC, or their respective members.

About the Author

Bernard Simon is a writer and faculty member in the Global Journalism program at the Munk School of Global Affairs, University of Toronto. He was the Canadian correspondent for London’s Financial Times for 18 years, and has also written for The New York Times, The Economist, Canada’s Financial Post and South Africa’s Business Day.