Category: qualifications

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 ...
Why do we bother with qualifications?

Why do we bother with qualifications?

by Simon FieldSenior Analyst, OECD Directorate for Education and SkillsAfter all, they are just pieces of paper with fancy script and impressive-looki ...
A watershed for Scottish education

A watershed for Scottish education

by David Istance Senior Analyst, Directorate for Education and SkillsThis is a watershed moment for Scotland’s Curriculum for Excellence, say som ...