All OECD countries now face a demanding new situation for schools. They are seeking to raise standards for all students, quantitatively and qualitatively. The broad aim of "lifelong learning for all" has moved from rhetoric to necessity, implying major shifts of thinking and practice for schools
The task can be approached through three components/stages: i) Identify and develop measures encapsulating the five scenario dimensions: Attitudes and
This conference brought together the experience of 22 countries in measuring social capital. Options were proposed for improvements in measurement and comparability. The papers are available.
To meet a continuing growth in demand for learning, OECD countries seek to provide a wider array of education and training opportunities for learners in their earliest years through adult life. There are also pressures to ensure that resources ar...
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Cet examen est le second effectué par l’OCDE de la politique de R-D en matière d’éducation d’un pays Membre. Ce rapport a deux objectifs. Il examine la politique d’un pays spécifique, l’Angleterre, et en tire quelques conclusions spécifiques concernant ce pays. Il contribue également à la comprehension émergente des questions importantes conernant les politiques en matière de R-D en éducation qui se posent à la plupart des pays de
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For the past three years, and in response to the request of Education Ministers in OECD, CERI has launched a major study on the importance of ICT in education. The focus has been on ICT's impact on educational innovation and reform, student lea...
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For the past three years, and in response to the request of Education Ministers in OECD, CERI has launched a major study on the importance of ICT in education. The focus has been on ICT's impact on educational innovation and reform, student learn...
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This report on education in Moldova has been prepared within the framework of the Centre for Co-operation with Non-Members (CCNM) of the OECD as part of its programme of co-operation with the Stability Pact for South Eastern Europe. The Secretari...
This paper examines various efficiency and equity aspects related to the skill acquisition of young people and older adults. The analysis suggests that such human capital investment is associated with significant labour-market gains for individ...