Early childhood and schools

OECD-SEP Conference "Calidad Educativa"





  J. Santibañez Romellón, Head
  Planning and Policy Evaluation
  Unit - SEP



The conference on Improving the Quality in Education, “Calidad Educativa”, was jointly organised by the OECD Directorate for Education and the Mexican Secretariat of Public Education,  Secretaría de Educación Pública - SEP

This event was held in Mexico City on 8-12 December 2008 and hosted by SEP. It brought together the educational authorities of Mexico, representatives of the National Union of Education Workers (Sindicato Nacional de los Trabajadores de la Educación - SNTE) and civil society organisations.


The discussions were organised around the following three areas of focus: the importance of school leadership and management, the effect of teacher quality, the establishment of incentives and stimuli to improve teachers' performance and the quality of schools.


Presentations and other material from the conference






J. L. Rodríguez Martínez
Secretary of Education
State of Morelos


María Antonieta García Lascurain, SNTE
J. Campechano, SNTE


B. Hugonnier
Deputy Director
OECD Directorate for Education






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Elvira Berrueta-Imaz
Education and Training Policy Division
OECD Directorate for Education



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