Directorate for Education and Skills

OECD work on education: Books and papers

 

 

 

 Flagship publications

 

Education at a Glance 2014
OECD Indicators
PISA 2012 Results: Students and Money (Volume VI) - Financial Literacy Skills for the 21st Century TALIS 2013 Results: An International Perspective on Teaching and Learning PISA 2012 Results: Creative Problem Solving: Students’ skills in tackling real-life problems (Volume V)
     

Featuring more than 150 charts, 300 tables, and over 100 000 figures, it provides data on the structure, finances, and performance of education systems in the OECD’s 34 member countries, as well as a number of partner countries.

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Published 9/9/2014

This sixth volume of PISA 2012 results examines 15-year-old students’ performance in financial literacy in the 18 countries and economies that participated in this optional assessment. 

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Published 9/7/2014

The OECD Teaching and Learning International Survey (TALIS) aims to provide valid, timely and comparable information to help countries review and define policies for developing a high-quality teaching profession.

Published 25/6/2014

PISA 2012 Results: Creative Problem Solving: Students’ skills in tackling real-life problems (Volume V) examines the extent to which 15-year-olds have acquired the problem-solving skills needed in the 21st century.

Published 1/4/2014

Latest publications

 

Measuring Innovation in Education A Skills beyond School Review of Israel Strong Performers and Successful Reformers in Education - Lessons from PISA for Korea Reviews of National Policies for Education: Secondary Education in Kazakhstan
A Skills beyond School Review of Israel   Reviews of National Policies for Education: Secondary Education in Kazakhstan

Do teachers innovate? Do they try different pedagogical approaches? Are practices within classrooms and educational organisations changing? And to what extent can change be linked to improvements? A measurement agenda is essential to an innovation and improvement strategy in education.

Published 17/7/2014

This review is one of a series of country reports on postsecondary vocational education and training (VET) in OECD countries, prepared as part of an OECD study.

Published 29/04/2014

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.

Published 14/04/2014

This book clarifies the concepts and the dimensions of "learning leadership", relating it to extensive international research and identifying promising strategies to promote it. 

Published 23/01/2014

 

 

All latest releases

 

In Focus series

PISA in Focus

  • ‌PISA in Focus is a series of monthly education policy-oriented notes designed to describe a PISA topic in a concise, user-friendly way.

Education Indicators in Focus

  • Education Indicators in Focus highlight specific indicators in Education at a Glance that are of particular interest to policy makers and practitioners.

Teaching in Focus

  • ‌The Teaching in Focus briefs shed new light on issues surrounding the teaching and learning environment in schools and teachers’ working conditions. 

Other papers

Working papers 

  • This series is designed to make available to a wider readership selected studies drawing on the work of the OECD Directorate for Education and Skills.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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