Only three provinces—B.C., Alberta and Saskatchewan—offer government funding for homeschooling.
Nova Scotia relies much more heavily on the public school system than provinces such as Quebec.
It’s a myth that only well-to-do families seek alternative education.
Independent school enrolment reaches a high of 12.8 per cent in B.C. and a low of 0.8 per cent in New Brunswick.
Average per student spending up 22.3 per cent in a decade.