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  • 04 Dec 2013
  • OECD
  • Pages: 208
This book clarifies the concepts and the dimensions of "learning leadership", relating it to extensive international research and identifying promising strategies to promote it.
The report offers policy makers a fine-grained analysis of which particular learner characteristics are prevalent in different countries. It also identifies differences between the approaches of various groups, including male and female students, and...
  • 04 Mar 2010
  • OECD
  • Pages: 246
Learning Mathematics for Life examines the link between the PISA test requirements and student performance. It focuses specifically on the proportions of students who answer questions correctly across a range of difficulty. The questions are...
  • 09 Feb 2010
  • Fabrice Hénard
  • Pages: 113
This book explores the interplay between actors within educational institutions, organisational structure, commitment of senior leadership, involvement of faculty and students, and evaluation instruments in order to find ways of improving the quality...
  • 04 Apr 2012
  • OECD
  • Pages: 120
This report focuses on the development of reading proficiency during the transition from adolescence to early adulthood.
  • 10 Aug 2010
  • OECD
  • Pages: 220
An OECD study of vocational education and training designed to help countries make their systems more responsive to labour market needs. It expands the evidence base, identifies a set of policy options and develops tools to appraise VET policy...
German, Korean, Spanish, French
  • 07 Dec 2004
  • OECD
  • Pages: 478
This report presents the first internationally comparable results to OECD's 2003 Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) Survey of the educational performance of 15-year-olds in reading, mathematics, and science in 25 OECD countries.
French, Chinese, German, Spanish, Portuguese
  • 19 Sep 2000
  • OECD
  • Pages: 140
This book presents analysis of the "learning digital divide" in different countries - developed and developing - and the policies and specific innovations designed to bridge it.
  • 16 Oct 2001
  • OECD
  • Pages: 120
The report looks at the vast educational possibilities arising from the Internet, bringing together the school, the home and the wider community.
French, Spanish
  • 15 Jun 2000
  • OECD
  • Pages: 265
This book presents different approaches to regional development based on knowledge and innovation in Andalusia, Spain (and some other countries).
  • 03 Dec 2013
  • OECD
  • Pages: 104
This report compares the performance of 15-year-olds in the United States in PISA against the global patterns and trends.
  • 29 Feb 2012
  • OECD
  • Pages: 208
This report presents examples that might be useful for Japan from other countries with consistently high-performing education systems.
  • 14 Mar 2014
  • OECD
  • Pages: 200
The story of Korean education over the past 50 years is one of remarkable growth and achievement. Korea is one of the top performing countries in the Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) survey and among those with the highest ...
  • 06 Apr 2011
  • OECD
  • Pages: 66
This report presents a summary of the trends in Mexico’s performance in the Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) and considers them in relation to the PISA target established by the Mexican government.
  • 06 May 2011
  • OECD
  • Pages: 258
This volume combines an analysis of PISA with a description of the policies and practices of those education systems that are close to the top or advancing rapidly, in order to offer insights for policy in the United States.
  • 17 Jan 2005
  • OECD
  • Pages: 172
Lessons in Danger, the result of a joint OECD-US Department of Education collaboration, provides valuable insight into how school safety and security, particularly in emergency situations, are addressed in over 14 countries.
  • 19 Jun 2012
  • OECD
  • Pages: 82
This book presents good news for stressed and concerned parents: it does not require a Ph.D or unlimited hours for parents to make a difference in their children's education.
Spanish, French
  • 01 Jul 2003
  • OECD, UNESCO Institute for Statistics
  • Pages: 392
This report extends the picture of literacy skills th PISA 2000 provides to additional countries that have recently joined the programme: Albania; Argentina; Bulgaria; Chile; Hong Kong-China; Indonesia; Israel; FYR Macedonia; Peru; Romania and Thailand.
  • 20 Dec 2011
  • OECD, Statistics Canada
  • Pages: 292
Literacy for Life is the second report from the Adult Literacy and Life Skills Survey. It presents additional results on the nature and magnitude of the literacy gaps faced by OECD countries and how these gaps have evolved over the medium term.
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