ERIC Number: EJ466121
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1991
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Twenty Years of World Bank Support for Basic Education: Presentation and Evaluation.
Verspoor, Adriaan M.
Prospects, v21 n3 p313-29 1991
Describes the role of the World Bank in supporting educational improvement in developing nations since 1963. Assesses the impact of programs in curriculum development, teacher training, and nonformal education and training. Concludes with five lessons that are recommended to guide future World Bank funding. (CFR)
Descriptors: Comparative Education, Curriculum Development, Developing Nations, Educational Administration, Educational Assessment, Educational Change, Educational Research, Elementary Secondary Education, Financial Problems, Financial Support, Foreign Countries, International Education, Teacher Education
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Audience: Policymakers; Researchers
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