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This annex includes policies from education systems participating in the 2016-18 policy collection exercise that had been collected by the Education Policy Outlook Team up to 2018, for which it was not possible to obtain sufficient information on their evolution up to 2018. They are listed by education system under the four policy levers covered in this report: 1) School improvement; 2) Evaluation and assessment; 3) Governance; and 4) Funding. For further information on these policies, see Education Policy Outlook 2015: Making Reforms Happen (OECD, 2015).

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Canada (Nova Scotia)

  • Instructional Leadership Academy Program (NSILA, 2010)


  • Prueba INICIA (2008)


  • Decree on the Teacher Training System (2012)

  • National Public Education Act (2011)

  • Decree on the National Core Curriculum (2012)


  • Project Maths (2010)


  • National Teacher Professional Development and Evaluation System (NTPDES) (2010)


Evaluation exam for teachers (2013)


  • Special Criteria for the Accreditation of Study Programmes for Initial Education of Teachers (2008, amended in 2011)


  • Recruitment processes for school leaders (2013)


  • New teacher programme (2011)

  • Teacher Training Programmes of Education Faculties (2008)

  • Vocational and Technical Education Strategy Document and Action Plan (2014-18)

  • Transportable Schools and Mobile Teachers Projects (Taşınabilir Okul and Taşımalı Öğretmen)

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  • Grading scale to improve quality assessment in primary and secondary schools (2011), National tests in grades 6 and 9 (2011)


Follow-up Study of Graduates of Vocational and Technical Secondary Education Institutions (2007)

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Czech Republic

  • Amendment to Education Act (2011): School funding formulas


  • Investing in the Future Act (2009)


  • Tied Students Loan (2012)

New Zealand

  • Aspire Scholarship (2009)


  • Private Teaching Institutions Law: Support for VET (2013)

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Annex B. Previous policies collected, but not included in this report