The OECD's work on education helps individuals and nations to identify and develop the knowledge and skills that drive better jobs and better lives, generate prosperity and promote social inclusion.

Areas of work

Developing and using skills

Skills are central to achieving sustainable, innovation-driven economic growth and social inclusion. 

Policy development and implementation

Innovation and the future of education

We provide policy makers with a deeper understanding of how the way we innovate is changing, and what this implies for education and training policies.

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Source: Education at a Glance (2017)

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