Education Policy Outlook

The Education Policy Outlook is an analytical observatory that monitors the evolution of policy priorities and policy developments from early childhood education to adult education, mainly among OECD education systems, to provide a comparative understanding of how policies are evolving, and how they can be best implemented or improved over time.

Areas of Work

Our thematic research focuses on building a common understanding on education policy evaluation from the OECD perspective. 

Our stakeholder engagement comprises:

Featured data

See below some key findings from our 2020 Comparative Report:

"Lessons for Education from COVID-19

A Policy Maker's Handbook for More Resilient Systems"


 How the European Union supports countries in developing successful education reforms. Learn more

How Estonia works to promote high performance. Learn more

Strengths and objectives of the French education system in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic.