Not So Elementary: Primary School Teacher Quality in Top-Performing Education Systems
July 19, 2016
10 am- 11:30 am, EST
Not So Elementary, a new report from the Center on International Education Benchmarking (CIEB) at the National Center on Education and the Economy (NCEE), looks at how top-performing education systems ensure that their elementary school teachers have deep content knowledge in the subjects they teach. In the report, Australian researcher Ben Jensen finds that jurisdictions that make significant investments in the preparation, education and training of elementary school teachers set up their students ..