Saturday, September 5, 2009
No Textbooks For English-Speaking Math Students
Thousands of English-speaking students in Grade 11 math classes will be forced to make do with photocopies and second-rate manuals for the time being, because their English-language textbooks are not yet ready.
Thanks in part to the province's five-year-old reform in high schools, the books are written in French, and require English translation before they can be handed out to students.
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My Comment: This happens every year, and the math textbooks are terrible. It is clear that they have been translated from a french textbook .... producing a book that is confusing in some sections.