Category: education

Is physical health linked to better learning?

Is physical health linked to better learning?

by Tracey BurnsSenior Analyst, Directorate for Education and SkillsMahatma Gandhi once said: "it is health that is real wealth and not pieces of gold ...
The importance of learning from data on education, migration and displacement

The importance of learning from data on education, migration and displacement

by Manos Antoninis, Director, Global Education Monitoring ReportFrancesca Borgonovi, Senior Analyst, Directorate for Education and SkillsMigration and ...
Shaping, not predicting, the future of students

Shaping, not predicting, the future of students

by Anthony MannSenior Analyst, Directorate for Education and SkillsFootballer Cristiano Ronaldo is reputed to have once said that there’s no point mak ...
What does teaching look like? A new video study

What does teaching look like? A new video study

by Anna PonsAnalyst, Directorate for Education and SkillsLooking – literally – at how teachers around the world teach can be a game changer to improve ...
Citizenship and education in a digital world

Citizenship and education in a digital world

by Marc FusterConsultant, Directorate for Education and Skills"Everyone believes in the atrocities of the enemy and disbelieves in those of his own si ...
How can countries close the equity gap in education?

How can countries close the equity gap in education?

by Dirk Van DammeHead of the Skills Beyond School Division,  Directorate for Education and SkillsEducation plays a dual role when it comes to soc ...
Who really bears the cost of education?

Who really bears the cost of education?

by Marie-Hélène DoumetSenior Analyst, Directorate for Education and SkillsIt can be difficult to get your head around education finance. Who actually ...
Is the growth of international student mobility coming to a halt?

Is the growth of international student mobility coming to a halt?

by Dirk Van DammeHead of the Skills Beyond School Division,  Directorate for Education and SkillsHigher education is one of the most globall ...
How can we tell if artificial intelligence threatens work?

How can we tell if artificial intelligence threatens work?

by Stuart W. ElliottU.S. National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and MedicineNew technologies tend to shift jobs and skills. New technologies ...
Why teaching matters more than ever before

Why teaching matters more than ever before

by Stavros Yiannouka, CEO, WISE – World Innovation Summit for Education and Andreas Schleicher, Director, Directorate for Education and SkillsTeaching ...