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Scottish students show positive attitudes towards others in OECD PISA 6

According to the recent Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) Volume 6 report, Scottish students are among the top achievers in the area of understanding and appreciating the perspective of others based on responses. They have positive attitudes towards immigrants and do well in some related areas. Volume […]

Education International’s affiliates show tremendous solidarity amongst educators through the COVID-19 Response Fund

From the very beginning of the COVID-19 outbreak, Education International called on global education union solidarity to help member organisations respond to the sanitary crisis and emerge stronger from it in terms of mobilising, organising and capacity-building. As the pandemic brought education systems to a halt, Education International aimed to help its affiliates remain operational […]

OECD PISA V results show inequalities in education and importance of qualified teachers and education support personnel

The OECD released its fifth volume of its Programme for International Assessment 2018 (PISA 2018) report today, 29 September. Although the data is from 2018, its analysis surveyed the new area of school policy. The findings include:   Inequality   a socio-economically disadvantaged 15 year old student is about three times more likely than an […]