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Ontario education minister discusses literacy, math test results
The Education Quality and Accountability Office said the results from its latest provincial assessments, released on Wednesday, show elementary school students continue to do well in literacy tests, while Grade 6 math performance has dropped again. Grade 3 students did the same as last year in math. Ontario Education Minister Liz Sandals spoke about the results.