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  • Math exam removes calculators, some Grade 6 students struggle

    Math teacher in Natuashish but could be anywhere

    A new non-calculator portion of a provincial math test shows Grade 6 students in Alberta struggling to do arithmetic with only a pencil and paper. Almost 35 per cent of students who wrote the Provincial Achievement Test in June failed to meet the "acceptable standard" on the section. More Oct 18, 6:43 PM MT

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