Adult education in BC: A Canadian outlier

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With this new policy, Ontario adults who earn less than $50,000 a year are eligible for free tuition for adult basic education. Those with young children are eligible for free tuition if they earn $60,000 or less. Over 150,000 adults are expected to benefit from the changes.

“Our government believes that a person’s ability to access postsecondary education should be based on their ability to learn, and not on their ability to pay,” said Ontario Deputy Premier Deb Matthews who is responsible for adult education.

 

 

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