Category: education systems

How to prepare students for the complexity of a global society

How to prepare students for the complexity of a global society

by Anthony Jackson, Director, Center for Global Education at Asia SocietyAndreas Schleicher, Director, Directorate for Education and SkillsIn all coun ...
Teachers for tomorrow

Teachers for tomorrow

by Andreas SchleicherDirector, Directorate for Education and SkillsAnyone flying into Abu Dhabi or Dubai is amazed how the United Arab Emirates has be ...
Different, not disabled: Neurodiversity in education

Different, not disabled: Neurodiversity in education

by Tracey BurnsSenior Analyst, Directorate for Education and SkillsFeeling out of place. Too big, too short, too wise, too ignorant – these are a ...
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 ...
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 ...
Education reform in Wales: A national mission

Education reform in Wales: A national mission

by Kirsty Williams AMCabinet Secretary for Education, Welsh GovernmentIt’s an exciting time for education in Wales.This was noted by the OECD earlier ...
What happens with your skills when you leave school?

What happens with your skills when you leave school?

by Dirk Van DammeHead of the Innovation and Measuring Progress Division, Directorate for Education and SkillsMean literacy and numeracy score, by age ...
Improving education outcomes for Indigenous students

Improving education outcomes for Indigenous students

by Andreas Schleicher Director, Directorate for Education and Skills Indigenous peoples are the first inhabitants of their lands, but are of ...
What makes education governance and reform work beyond the drawing table?

What makes education governance and reform work beyond the drawing table?

by Florian KösterAnalyst, Directorate for Education and Skills, OECD Today’s education systems need to adapt practices to local diversity while e ...
Governing complex education systems

Governing complex education systems

by Tracey BurnsAnalyst, Directorate for Education and Skills, OECDFlorian KoesterConsultant, Directorate for Education and Skills, OECDWhat models of ...