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/Carlos Garcia Rawlins - Backpacks with the colours of the Venezuelan national flag hang on chairs during a class at an improvised classroom above a state-run supermarket, which is part of state school Monsenor Marco Tulio Ramirez Roa, in La Fria, Venezuela, June 1, 2016.
Why money matters for improving education
July 21, 2016, Emiliana Vegas
Emiliana Vegas discusses the relationship between per student spending and learning outcomes.
Latin America and the Caribbean
July 19, 2016, Kathy Hirsh-Pasek and Roberta Michnick Golinkoff
July 18, 2016, Sophie Gardiner and Emily Gustafsson-Wright
July 14, 2016, Rebecca Winthrop, Timothy P. Williams and Eileen McGivney
July 13, 2016, Christina Kwauk, Jenny Perlman Robinson and Priyanka Varma
July 13, 2016
July 7, 2016, Rebecca Winthrop, Eileen McGivney and Timothy P. Williams
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July 6, 2016, Roberta Michnick Golinkoff and Kathy Hirsh-Pasek
July 5, 2016
July 1, 2016, Amy Copley
June 30, 2016, John Mugo
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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
Jenny Perlman Robinson
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