Manitoba proposes major change to education

Staying in school until 18 will help young adults obtain skills to thrive in modern economy: Minister
||Last Updated: 02/01/2011

Manitoba is proposing new legislation that will require all students to continue pursuing their education or training until the age of 18.

"Success in the modern economy will be dependent on students having every opportunity to pursue post-secondary education, training and apprenticeships," said Education Minister Nancy Allan.