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The Fraser Institute/Media Advisory: New Study Examining First Nations Schools in Canada Coming Thursday, August 7

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA -- (Marketwired) -- 08/06/14 -- On Thursday, August 7, the Fraser Institute will release a new study on First Nations education in Canada.

The study, Myths and Realities of First Nations Education, compares the educational standards, funding and student performance of on-reserve schools with provincial schools.

A news release with additional information will be issued via Marketwired on Thursday, August 7 at 6:30 a.m. (Eastern).

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The Fraser Institute is an independent Canadian public policy research and educational organization with offices in Vancouver, Calgary, Toronto, and Montreal and ties to a global network of think-tanks in 87 countries. Its mission is to measure, study, and communicate the impact of competitive markets and government intervention on the welfare of individuals. To protect the Institute's independence, it does not accept grants from governments or contracts for research. Visit www.fraserinstitute.org.

Contacts:
Ravina Bains
Associate Director, Centre for Aboriginal Policy Studies
Fraser Institute
(604) 714-4563
[email protected]

Mark Hasiuk
Media Relations Specialist, Fraser Institute
(604) 688-0221 ext. 517
[email protected]
@FraserInstitute

Dean Pelkey
Director of Communications, Fraser Institute
(604) 714-4582
[email protected]

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