The Most Educated

The Most Educated (News and Research 313) 25 Most Educated Countries In the World | Education can also increase incomes. According to the World Bank, the economic returns on average of a tertiary education is a 17% increase in earnings compared to a 10% increase for primary education and a 7% increase for a secondaryContinue reading “The Most Educated”

High-quality schooling is a necessary component of economic growth

High-quality schooling is a necessary component of economic growth (News and Research 309) High-quality schooling is a necessary component of economic growth, according to 60 years of international test data Published by the Thomas B. Fordham Institute on 9.22.2022 (https://fordhaminstitute.org/) International student assessments are commonplace today, though none existed before 1965, and few countries participatedContinue reading “High-quality schooling is a necessary component of economic growth”

Transforming Education

Transforming Education (News and Research 308) Remarks by World Bank Group President David Malpass at UNGA 77: The Global Challenge of Addressing the Learning Crisis Event | Four steps are needed to recover these losses and accelerate learning. First, countries need to keep schools open and increase the hours per week of instruction. Second, itContinue reading “Transforming Education”

Ukraine, Human Capital, and More

Ukraine, Human Capital, and More in my latest News and Research 307: Rapid Damage and Needs Assessment, Cost of war, Measuring Human Capital, private schools, returns to education