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4 surprising lessons about education learned from data collected around the world4 surprising lessons about education learned from data collected around the world

Posted By Kate Torgovnick May

Education is generally thought of as a domestic policy issue. But what can we learn by looking at education on the global scale? In today’s talk, given at TEDGlobal 2012, Andreas Schleicher introduces us to a test that measures school systems and student achievement in countries across the globe—PISA (the Programme for International Student Assessment), […]

Education

Using data to build better education systems: Andreas Schleicher at TEDGlobal 2012Using data to build better education systems: Andreas Schleicher at TEDGlobal 2012

Posted By Helen Walters

Watch Andreas Schleicher’s TED Talk >> “Learning is not a place, it’s an activity,” says Andreas Schleicher. He heads up the OECD’s Programme for International Student Assessment, also known as PISA, and he’s here to make the case that international comparisons of education systems can help to raise the global bar for students and learning. First, […]