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ERIC Number: ED349416
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1991-Aug
Pages: 65
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
Education Accountability Year End Report 1990/91. Executive Summary = Rapport de fin d'annee de formation sur l'exercice des responsabilites 1990/91. Sommaire executif.
Correctional Service of Canada, Ottawa (Ontario).
This report provides statistical information and analysis of educational programs provided during the 1990-91 fiscal year by the Correctional Service of Canada. It reports on these program components--adult basic education (ABE), Grade 10 education, and secondary, vocational, and postsecondary education--at all minimum, medium, and maximum security institutions. A national overview provides figures that illustrate a participation rate of 44 percent; average full-time equivalent enrollment of 3,231 students; student/teacher ratio of 11:1; and national cost per full-time equivalent student of $4,945 constant or $7,776 current dollars. The section on ABE presents statistical information showing 782 Grade 5 level completions and 903 Grade 8 level completions; a national enrollment/completion ratio for Grade 5 of 2.59:1; and increased withdrawal rates at both Grade 5 and Grade 8 levels. The section on Grade 10 level education provides statistical information showing 424 completions surpassing the target by 14.9 percent; withdrawal rate of 13.8 percent; and transfer rate of 12 percent. The section on secondary to university education programs reports a decrease in course registration of 12.5 percent; 55 percent completion rate; and these course completion rates: secondary--51 percent, vocational--56 percent, college--65 percent, and university--57 percent. Thirty-one figures are provided. A French language version is included. (YLB)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Multilingual/Bilingual Materials; Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: EnglishFrench
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Correctional Service of Canada, Ottawa (Ontario).
Identifiers - Location: Canada