Quality education is one of the most leveraged investments for catalyzing development, promoting global health and reducing poverty, and universal education is one of the U.N. Millennium Development Goals. Despite significant progress since the goals were created, 132 million children and youth are still out of school today. Experts with the Center for Universal Education, joined by other experts across Brookings, examine the global education architecture, the role of foreign assistance and educational strategies.
Reuters/Swoan Parker - A student at the Al-Tahweed Primary School writes the alphabet on a chalkboard on the first day of the school year in Port-au-Prince October 3, 2011
Toward Universal Learning: Implementing Assessment to Improve Learning
In this third report of this series, the Learning Metrics Task Force examined how countries assess learning, how assessment results are used, the specific needs of countries to measure learning and the use of assessments to improve the quality of education.
Latin America and the Caribbean
July 15, 2014, Jenny Perlman Robinson and Liesbet Steer
June 30, 2014, Maysa Jalbout
June 27, 2014, Justin W. van Fleet
June 26, 2014, Jenny Perlman Robinson and Jenny Alexander
June 25, 2014, Sarah Dryden-Peterson, Elizabeth Adelman, Vidur Chopra and Bethany Mulimbi
June 23, 2014, Rebecca Winthrop and Liesbet Steer
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June 23, 2014, Julia Gillard
June 18, 2014, Allison Anderson and Rachel Quint
June 18, 2014, Fred Dews and Elina Saxena
June 10, 2014, Julia Gillard
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Director, Center for Universal Education
Senior Fellow, Global Economy and Development
Justin W. van Fleet
Nonresident Fellow, Global Economy and Development, Center for Universal Education
Fellow, Global Economy and Development, Center for Universal Education
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