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Shaping, not predicting, the future of students

by Anthony MannSenior Analyst, Directorate for Education and Skills Footballer Cristiano Ronaldo is reputed to have once said that there’s no point making predictions because…

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Why innovation becomes imperative in education

by Dirk Van Damme Head of the Skills Beyond School Division,  Directorate for Education and Skills Since Harvard economists Goldin & Katz published their ground-breaking book The…

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Going beyond education policies – how can PISA help turn policy into practice?

by Andreas SchleicherDirector, Directorate for Education and Skills How Do We Stack Up? Using OECD’S PISA to Drive Progress in U.S. Education from EdPolicy Leaders…

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Backpacks and belonging: What school can mean to immigrant students

by Marilyn Achiron Editor, Education and Skills Directorate How school systems respond to immigration has an enormous impact on the economic and social well-being of all…

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