Tagged: Andreas Schleicher


Inspiring TED talks about education systems

Here are a collection of my favourite talks about education systems: Ken Robinson: How to escape education death valley Ken Robinson: Ken Robinson says schools kill creativity Ken Robinson: Changing education paradigms Geoffrey Canada: Failing Schools. Enough is enough!  Andreas Schleicher: Use data to build better schools Colin Powell: Kids need structure  Dan Meyer: Math class needs a makeover Rita...


What school systems can learn from PISA

Andreas Schleicher gives an insightful, data-led talk about what the PISA (Program of International Student Assessment) tests tell us about what successful education systems look like. For some time I’ve been aware of the PISA tests, which rank countries based on the literacy and numeracy ability of their youngsters, but I did not realise that they used the data to...