Month: December 2016

Education and skills foster health and well-being, but why is this a problem?

Education and skills foster health and well-being, but why is this a problem?

by Dirk Van DammeHead of the Innovation and Measuring Progress Division, Directorate for Education and SkillsKnowing, for example, that tobacco is bad ...
Minutes Count in the Cleveland Clinic Florida Emergency Room: Patient Story

Minutes Count in the Cleveland Clinic Florida Emergency Room: Patient Story

"A Florida woman is rushed to the emergency room with life-threatening injuries and only minutes to live. Experience her story as the Cleveland Clinic ...
Lessons for France from PISA 2015

Lessons for France from PISA 2015

by Gabriela RamosOECD Chief of Staff and Sherpa to the G20Fifteen years ago, the OECD started evaluating education systems worldwide by testing the kn ...
Today’s the day

Today’s the day

by Andreas SchleicherDirector, Directorate for Education and SkillsThe latest results from PISA are released today. Before you look to see how well yo ...
Looking forward to PISA

Looking forward to PISA

by Andreas SchleicherDirector, Directorate for Education and SkillsTomorrow, the OECD will publish the 2015 PISA results. The world’s premier global m ...
Discover your talent!

Discover your talent!

by Deborah RoseveareHead of the Skills Beyond School Division, Directorate for Education and SkillsLast night I got a taxi home and as often happens, ...