Officials in Edmonton, Alberta, are considering a new policy regarding students' assessments, which would allow students to be given zeros for their work. However, the more detailed policy has drawn criticism from parents in the Canadian province -- particularly for the inclusion of zeros. The proposal, which is still under review, could be in place by next fall.
Should zeros be part of the grading scale in Canadian schools?
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