Math, English, Music, Languages and Physical Education are skills that require a well-balanced teaching schedule. The Semester System teaches these subjects for 1/2 of the School Year. Research shows that long gaps between sequential courses is detrimental to learning and retention of these skills.
With YOUR help WE can bring a Higher Standard to the Education System in our Region and all of Ontario
Follow this link to learn more about the advantages of
Yearlong Math (A/B Schedule).
The Peel DSB refused to endorse a follow up study to discover the opinions of the students who participated in the 2011 - 12 year of the pilot project. Your advocate, surveyed Grade 12 students and found that 67% confirmed that they had benefited from the Yearlong Math format.