Careful language planning and policy implementation has helped Singapore to consistently perform well on international student achievement tests.
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February 25, 2013
February 13, 2013
This piece examines how to get started with collective inquiry.
February 08, 2013
Collective inquiry helps build a shared vision for students' futures, and offers a constructive way for teachers to improve their craft together.
January 17, 2013
A virtual global network of teachers could open the door to new perspectives on teaching and learning and to solutions-oriented professional collaboration.
December 21, 2012
Mexico's Carrera Magisterial is one of the pioneering efforts at teacher reform.
December 14, 2012
U.S. Secretary of Education says above average ranking in TIMMS and PIRLS is "unacceptable." But how do we move towards excellence? Advice from the highest-performing nations.
November 19, 2012
The U.S. Department of Education shares their international strategy, Succeeding Globally Through International Education and Engagement.
November 16, 2012
The U.S. education system is undergoing a revival—one that returns us to our roots of tradition.
October 24, 2012
Decades of empirical research about how individuals learn, however, provide valuable insight into how pedagogy can address the need for 21st century skills.
October 04, 2012
Presidential candidates present mixed signals on education.