In which countries do the most highly qualified and experienced teachers teach in the most difficult schools?
No 85, PISA in Focus from OECD Publishing
Teachers are the most important school resource. In every country, teachers’ salaries and training represent the greatest share of expenditure on education; and this investment in teachers can have significant returns. Research shows that being taught by the best teachers can make a real difference in the learning and life outcomes of otherwise similar students.But not all students are equal when it comes to access to high-quality teaching. In fact, PISA data show that there are inequities in access to experienced and qualified teachers in many countries, and that they are related to the gap in learning outcomes between advantaged and disadvantaged students.
New Economics Papers: this item is included in nep-edu and nep-ure
References: Add references at CitEc
Citations: Track citations by RSS feed
Downloads: (external link)
This item may be available elsewhere in EconPapers: Search for items with the same title.
Export reference: BibTeX
RIS (EndNote, ProCite, RefMan)
Persistent link: https://EconPapers.repec.org/RePEc:oec:eduddd:85-en
Access Statistics for this paper
More papers in PISA in Focus from OECD Publishing Contact information at EDIRC.
Bibliographic data for series maintained by ().