Improving Education in Mexico

A State-level Perspective from Puebla

image of Improving Education in Mexico

How can the state of Puebla improve its education system? Within an international perspective, this report analyses the major challenges facing the state’s education system, current policy initiatives, and innovative practices. It highlights that a long-term strategy, a stronger capacity to lead improvements and reforms in four main policy areas are keystones for educational improvement. With insights from top performing systems and those with a similar reform trajectory, it sets out strategies for action to make change happen.

English Also available in: Spanish


Assessment and recommendations

The state of Puebla, in Mexico, stands where many top-performers and successful reformers in education have stood: at the crossroads of maintaining the status quo or embarking on a profound transformation of its education system. Significant measures have already been put in place to improve quality and equity, but stronger efforts are necessary to create an education model that will not only drive internal improvement but also inspire other states and fuel federal reform efforts.


This is a required field
Please enter a valid email address
Approval was a Success
Invalid data
An Error Occurred
Approval was partially successful, following selected items could not be processed due to error