Search Resources (English): Educational attainment

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Women's paid and unpaid work: women in Nova Scotia  
http://women.gov.ns.ca/pubs2004_05/Paid_Unpaid2004revised.pdf

Provides statistical data looking on Nova Scotia women and paid and unpaid work.

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Published: 2004
2006 report card on the status of women in New Brunswick: a statistical profile by the New Brunswick Advisory Council on the Sta  
http://www.acswcccf.nb.ca/english/documents/Report%20Card%202006%20En.pdf
Provides statistical data on women in New Brunswick, including data on populations, health status, education & training, income & poverty, family responsibilities, and violence against women. (See Details)
Published: 2006
Aboriginal peoples and postsecondary education in Canada  
http://www.caledoninst.org/Publications/PDF/595ENG.pdf
Reviews empirical data about how Aboriginal peoples are doing in the postsecondary education system and what the data suggests about strategies to improve these results. (See Details)
Published: 2006
Challenges and choices: keeping teenage mothers in school  
http://www.meq.gouv.qc.ca/cond-fem/pdf/nourris-a.pdf
Points out the correlation between dropping out of school, early pregnancy, and poverty. Argues that teen mothers who lack support from parents, educators, and health and social services personnel end up uneducated, poor, isolated, and dependent. Offers examples of various initiatives taken in schools. (See Details)
Published: 1998
Effect of neighbourhood income and maternal education on birth outcomes: a population-based study  
http://www.cmaj.ca/cgi/content/full/174/10/1415
Studies the extent to which associations between adverse birth outcomes and socio-economic status can be identified using individual-level measures (maternal level of education) and community-level measures (neighbourhood income). (See Details)
Published: 2006