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Pakistan - District Education Management and Service Delivery Study (English)

Pakistan has made significant strides towards achieving the goal of equitable access to quality education over past several years. A number of reform initiatives have been witnessed at both the...
Type: Publication Year: 2019

Pre-Primary Education in South Sudan : Current Opportunities and Challenges (English)

The objective of this report is to support evidence-based decision making for the pre-primary education system in South Sudan, and to identify critical bottlenecks and potential pathways for further...
Type: Publication Year: 2019

Education Service Delivery in Mozambique : A Second Round of the Service Delivery Indicators Survey (English)

This report presents the findings of the second round of the Service Delivery Indicators Survey (SDI) in Mozambique. The SDI analyses the performance of the education sector by assessing the quality...
Type: Publication Year: 2019

Implementing and Evaluating Interventions to Improve School Readiness and Early Literacy : Experience from the Pacific Early Age Readiness and Learning Program (Vol. 2) : Supplementary Annexes (English)

In recent decades, Pacific Island Countries (PICs) have improved school enrollment substantially. While children are performing better on numeracy than literacy in primary school, PI Literacy and...
Type: Publication Year: 2019

Improving Teaching, Learning and Education Management in Indonesia (English)

Over the past 15 years, Indonesia has implemented major policy reforms to improve education. These include a constitutional mandate to allocate 20 percent of the national budget to education,...
Type: Publication Year: 2019

Early childhood development in Qatar : status and opportunities for the future

Early childhood development (ECD) is a multidimensional process that takes place from conception until age five. These years mark the most important period for an individual's development. In this...
Region/Country: Qatar Type: Publication Year: 2018

Global data set on education quality (1965-2015)

This paper presents the largest globally comparable panel database of education quality. The database includes 163 countries and regions over 1965-2015. The globally comparable achievement outcomes...
Region/Country: WLD Type: Impact Evaluation and Policy Research Year: 2018

A primer on human capital

This paper presents the largest globally comparable panel database of education quality. The database includes 163 countries and regions over 1965-2015. The globally comparable achievement outcomes...
Region/Country: WLD Type: Impact Evaluation and Policy Research Year: 2018

What explains the gender gap reversal in education ? the role of the tail hypothesis

The gender gap reversal in educational attainment is ubiquitous in high-income countries, as well as in a growing share of low- and middle-income countries. To account for the reversal, this paper...
Region/Country: WLD Type: Impact Evaluation and Policy Research Year: 2018

How effective are early grade reading interventions ? a review of the evidence

It is imperative that students learn to read in the early grades, yet many fail to do so in developing countries. Early grade reading interventions have emerged as a common means to attempt to...
Region/Country: WLD Type: Impact Evaluation and Policy Research Year: 2018
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