Canada has become one of the best places in the world for migrant students, PISA tests reveal
October 4, 2017 – More than a third of young adults in Canada are from families where both parents are from another country.
In the most recent round of the Program for International Student Assessment (PISA) tests, Canada was one of a handful of countries to appear in the top 10 for maths, science and reading. Within three years of arriving, the PISA tests show the children of new migrants have scores as high as the rest of their schoolmates.
At university level, Canada has the world's highest proportion of working-age adults who have been through higher education - 55% compared with an average in OECD countries of 35%.
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