CACE: Cardus research shows private schools contribute to public good


At the Center for the Advancement of Christian Education's website, Cardus research was referenced to show that all education is public education.

In The Cause of Christian Education, Richard Edlin explores the reasons for and the distinctives of Christian education at the school and higher education levels. "Two detailed investigations in recent years have strongly indicated the excellent contribution that students from Christian school backgrounds make to society," he writes. "I refer to the long term and continuing study undertaken in Canada by the Cardus think tank, and the research undertaken by Jennifer Buckingham of the Centre for Independent Studies in Australia."

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Cardus is a non-partisan, not-for-profit public policy think tank focused on the following areas: education, family, work & economics, communities, end-of-life care, and religious freedom. It conducts independent and original research, produces several periodicals, and regularly stages events with Senior Fellows and interested constituents across Canada and the U.S.