Connecting with Canadians

Research Report:

Human Capital Development and Education

by Robert Crocker

Human Capital Development and Education, Robert Crocker. CPRN's Skills and Knowledge for Canada's Future: Seven Perspectives - Towards an Integrated Approach to Human Capital Development project. June 2006. 46 pp.

The author examines the relationship between resources in our schools and learning outcomes. Research results, he finds, are inconsistent. While spending targeting disadvantaged students may improve achievement, he concludes that it isn't the resources that matter, but how they are used.

Release Date: 30 Jun 2006
Number of pages: 46
Document number: 44363