Category: tertiary education

Learning for careers: The career pathways movement in the United States

Learning for careers: The career pathways movement in the United States

by Nancy Hoffman, Senior Advisor, Jobs for the FutureBob Schwartz, Senior Research Fellow, Harvard Graduate School of EducationOver the last generatio ...
What the expansion of higher education means for graduates in the labour market

What the expansion of higher education means for graduates in the labour market

by Markus SchwabeStatistician, Directorate for Education and SkillsA university degree has always been considered as key to a good job and higher wage ...
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 ...
Which careers do students go for?

Which careers do students go for?

by Marie-Helene DoumetSenior Analyst, Directorate for Education and SkillsCareer decisions are wrought in complexities. Many students start by looking ...
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 ...
Colombia’s moment of truth

Colombia’s moment of truth

by Andreas SchleicherDirector, Directorate for Education and SkillsColombia now has an historic opportunity to end one of the world’s longest-running ...
Is international academic migration stimulating scientific research and innovation?

Is international academic migration stimulating scientific research and innovation?

by Dirk Van DammeHead of the Innovation and Measuring Division, Directorate for Education and SkillsHigher education and academic research are among t ...