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Auld, Euan; Xiaomin, Li; Morris, Paul – Compare: A Journal of Comparative and International Education, 2022
In 2018 the OECD published the findings of its PISA for Development (PISA-D) pilot project which was undertaken to make the regular PISA framework more accessible and relevant to low- and middle-income nations. This would encourage such nations to join PISA as part of the OECD's Learning Framework 2030 and provide them with 'contextualised' policy…
Descriptors: International Assessment, Foreign Countries, Secondary School Students, Achievement Tests
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Morris, Paul; Park, Choah; Auld, Euan – Compare: A Journal of Comparative and International Education, 2022
Framed by the mantra of 'Building back Better' (BBB) the COVID-19 Pandemic has inspired myriad proposals to transform education systems for the future. We interrogate the phrase 'building back better', focusing on its origins and application within crisis narratives. We analyse responses to the pandemic published by influential global agencies…
Descriptors: COVID-19, Pandemics, Educational Trends, Futures (of Society)
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Mohamed, Maryam; Morris, Paul – Compare: A Journal of Comparative and International Education, 2021
This paper analyses the approach to systemic educational reform in the Arabian states of the Gulf and the central role within that of the Global Education Industry (GEI). Initially the authors identify the commonalities of their approach; subsequently they compare the approaches in Bahrain and Qatar. They demonstrate how the GEI is embedded in all…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Educational Change, Commercialization, Global Approach
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You, Yun; Morris, Paul – Compare: A Journal of Comparative and International Education, 2016
Education reform is increasingly based on emulating the features of "world-class" systems that top international attainment surveys and, in England specifically, East Asia is referenced as the "inspiration" for their education reforms. However, the extent to which the features identified by the UK Government accord with the…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Educational Change, Institutional Autonomy, Educational Policy
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Maca, Mark; Morris, Paul – Compare: A Journal of Comparative and International Education, 2012
After WWII, the economic prospects of the Philippines, then the second-largest economy in Asia, were viewed positively, but by the mid-1970s it had become Asia's developmental puzzle for its failure to sustain economic growth. In contrast during the same period, regional neighbours, Hong Kong, Taiwan, South Korea and Singapore, achieved previously…
Descriptors: Economic Development, Developing Nations, Foreign Countries, Comparative Analysis