The Media Centre contains links to other education agencies, the Beehive and useful links as well as media releases and archived media releases. Kōrero Mātauranga Have your say on the future of education. New digital technologies curriculum Equipping students with skills for Digital Technologies and Hangarau Matihiko learning. Changes in education Keep up to date with the early education teachers in education policy and practice.
Property Funding and property requirements for school buildings. He Pitopito Korero provides a central place for Ministry wide information for school leaders. He Pānui Kōhungahunga – Early Learning Bulletin Contains important information, changes and events for the early learning community. Timings, resource lists and curriculum links are provided. Some of the teaching ideas make use of the interactive and downloadable resources in the early years pupils area. Catalogue Order print versions of the THINK! Education online resources in the teacher catalogue.
Road safety education Guidance on delivering road safety education in your early years setting or school – for headteachers, senior managers, teachers with responsibility for PSHE and school governors. The OECD thematic reviews identify key elements of successful ECEC policies in OECD member and non-member countries. The OECD provides countries with policy advice and in-focus comparative data in ECEC. These are tailor-made, independent reviews of countries’ policies and practices in response to individual country priorities. The OECD has consolidated a rich bank of data containing country-specific ECEC information. The OECD develops international data on ECEC to provide insights on how different ECEC systems are organised across the world.
As art of this work, the OECD is developing two studies that will assist countries to improve quality, equity and outcomes in the early years. The first years of life lay the foundations for a child’s future development and learning. More recently, the focus of debate has been shifting from expanding access to affordable ECEC to enhancing its quality. OECD ECEC Network The Network upholds the mandate of the Education Policy Committee to assist countries to develop effective and efficient policies for education and learning to meet individual, social, cultural and economic objectives.
ECEC systems differ around the world. PISA 2015 findings show that an investment in early education pays dividends in student’s performance at age 15. Education GPS is the OECD source with the latest internationally comparable data on education policies and outcomes. The OECD Child Well-Being Portal is a platform for conducting policy-oriented research on children, enhancing child well-being and promoting equal opportunities among children. For the related UK qualification, see City and Guilds.