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Education at a Glance 2015

The OECD has just released the latest edition of the OECD’s annual “Education at a Glance.” According to the study, governments need to tackle persistent inequalities in education and focus on improving efficiencies in their education systems in order to ensure that every child, whatever their background, can realise their full potential and benefit from a …
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PISA 2012 Results: What Students Know and Can Do

The OECD Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) has just published the “PISA 2012 Results: What Students Know and Can Do. Student Performance in Mathematics, Reading and Science”. According to the survey, which evaluates the knowledge and skills of the world’s 15-year-olds, Asian countries outperform the rest of the world. Shanghai-China, and Singapore were top …
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Education at a Glance 2013

The OECD has just released the latest edition of the OECD’s annual “Education at a Glance.” According to the study, a good education is the best insurance against a lack of work experience. The jobs gap between well-educated young people and those who left school early has continued to widen during the crisis. The crisis …
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Better Education Boost Equity and Growth

A new OECD report, “Equity and Quality in Education: Supporting Disadvantaged Students and Schools,” recommends that governments should invest more in disadvantaged schools and students to ensure that everyone gets a fair chance. The study states that helping those in need would reduce school failure, boost economic growth and contribute to a fairer society. Today …
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