Nationwide standard on high school diploma would raise the bar

A lack of national educational standards for literacy, mathematics and sciences is putting Canada's economic prosperity in peril

Nationwide standard on high school diploma would raise the barU.S. presidential elections are always big events. With headlines dominated by scandals involving Trump and Clinton, some very important issues are getting very little notice. Our neighbours to the south are struggling with an education issue that Canadians also share. In the U.S., an initiative sponsored by the National Governors Association, known as Common Core…