ERIC Number: ED354205
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1992-Oct
Reference Count: N/A
Education Standards in the Asia-Pacific Region.
Garcia, Lenore Yaffee
This report presents an overview of some of the similarities and differences in education standards in the Asia-Pacific region that are revealed in survey responses of members of APEC (Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation). All 14 member states of APEC submitted responses to the survey; the members are: Australia, Brunei, Darussalam, Canada, People's Republic of China, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Japan, Republic of Korea, New Zealand, Republic of the Philippines, Singapore, Chinese Taipei, Thailand, and the United States. Based on information gathered from the survey, the report presents answers to the following questions: What are education standards? How do the standards of APEC members vary? How are standards set? How are standards implemented in curricula? How do APEC members assess progress toward attaining standards? How are standards changing? (DB)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Office of Policy and Planning (ED), Washington, DC.