Category: teaching

What makes for a satisfied science teacher?

What makes for a satisfied science teacher?

by Tarek MostafaAnalyst, Directorate for Education and SkillsTeachers play a vital role in the lives of their students. They impart knowledge, provide ...
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 ...
What matters for managing classrooms?

What matters for managing classrooms?

by Francesca GottschalkConsultant, Directorate for Education and Skills Teaching is a demanding profession. Teachers are responsible for dev ...
What today’s teachers need to know

What today’s teachers need to know

by Andreas SchleicherDirector, Directorate for Education and SkillsI’ve often said that the quality of an education system cannot exceed the quality o ...

Back to school time: “Think beyond grades – to life”

Facebook Live session with Andreas Schleicher, head of the OECD Directorate for Education and Skillsby Marilyn Achiron, Editor, Directorate for E ...
Awarding – and imagining – teaching excellence

Awarding – and imagining – teaching excellence

by Andreas SchleicherDirector, Directorate for Education and SkillsTonight, the winners of the Higher Education Academy’s newly launched Global Teachi ...
Finding and cultivating talented teachers: Insights from high-performing countries

Finding and cultivating talented teachers: Insights from high-performing countries

by Esther CarvalhaesAnalyst, Directorate for Education and Skills Teachers are the backbone of any education system. After all, without qualified ...
Why do so many women want to become teachers?

Why do so many women want to become teachers?

by Dirk Van DammeHead of the Innovation and Measuring Progress Division, Directorate for Education and Skills It is well known that the share of ...
Opening up to Open Educational Resources

Opening up to Open Educational Resources

by Dirk Van DammeHead of the Innovation and Measuring division, Directorate for Education and SkillsTechnology has a profound impact on our lives. A f ...