University World News
University World News comprises a network of some five dozen education journalists based in more than two dozen countries, with representation in all regions. It provides higher education news around the world including news reports, analysis, features, global round-ups on key issues, plus links to interesting stories from other leading newspapers and journals worldwide.
Publication: OECD Education at a glance American Educational Research Journal:
Education at a Glance provides key information on the output of educational institutions; the impact of learning across countries; the financial and human resources invested in education; access, participation and progression in education; and the learning environment and organisation of schools. Read online:
Counter to narratives of persistently failed school reform, we argue that reforms sometimes succeed and seek to understand why.
School Effectiveness and School Improvement:
This study tested an exemplary SSE instrument by focusing on the extent to which SSE results are cognitively valid, and on the extent to which differences in cognitive validity can be attributed to respondents and/or items.
What do you learn when you take some of the United States' best teachers to a country that reportedly has one of the best education systems in the world? Five state teachers of the year spent three full days in Finland where they visited the University of Helsinki and the Finnish National Board of Education.
Times Higher Education:
The Humboldt University of Berlin, the historical home of interdisciplinarity, is experimenting with new ways to encourage a broader perspective