AbstractsEducation Research & Administration

Investment in technical and vocational education in Canada.

by William L. Verrier

Institution: McGill University
Department: Department of Education.
Degree: MA.
Year: 1965
Keywords: Education.; Education  – Canada  – Finance.; Technical education  – Canada.
Record ID: 1585005
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Canada's economic growth is becoming increasingly dependent on the supply of skilled manpower that is able to cope with the complexities of a modern technological society. It is apparent that unless the youth of Canada are prepared, through education and training, to assume productive roles in the country's work force then all other public policy to stimulate economic growth will be to little avail. [...]