ERIC Number: ED400345
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: N/A
Education at a Glance: OECD Indicators.
Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development, Paris (France). Centre for Educational Research and Innovation.
This fourth edition of "Education at a Glance" presents a set of 43 educational indicators covering the 1993-94 school year in the member countries of the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD). These indicators provide regularly updated information on the organization and operation of education systems. Following the introductory section are seven chapters entitled: (1) "Demographic, Social and Economic Context of Education"; (2) "Costs of Education and Human and Financial Resources"; (3) "Access to Education, Participation and Progression"; (4) "School Environment and School/Classroom Processes"; (5) "Graduate Output of Educational Institutions"; (6) "Student Achievement and Literacy"; (7) "Labour Market Outcomes of Education". Five annexes provide a glossary and supplemental information about report preparation and participants. (Contains, apart from the organizational charts of OECD member countries' education systems, 84 tables and 64 charts.) (LMD)
Descriptors: Economic Factors, Educational Environment, Educational Finance, Educational Indicators, Educational Research, Elementary Secondary Education, Evaluation Methods, Expectation, Expenditures, Foreign Countries, Outcomes of Education, Resource Allocation, Social Influences, Student Characteristics
Publication Type: Books; Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Center for Education Statistics (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development, Paris (France). Centre for Educational Research and Innovation.
IES Cited: ED484185; ED492050; ED524888; ED439500; ED545894; ED546119