Policy Issues - International Trends

1. DES Statement of Strategy 2008-2010 PDF
2. DES Statement of Strategy 2005-2007 PDF
3. EU Education Work Plan 2000-2010 PDF
4. EU Lisbon Indicators for Education and Training PDF
5. OECD Work in Education: Overview PDF
6. Education at a Glance 2009: OECD Indicators PDF
7. OECD Teaching and Learning International Survey (TALIS)  
  - Creating Effective Teaching and Learning Environments:
   First Results from TALIS, 2009 (main report)
  - TALIS First Results: Executive Summary PDF
  - TALIS Summary Report for Ireland PDF
  - TALIS Key Findings (press release) PDF
8. OECD Reviews of Migrant Education
– Closing the Gap for Immigrant Students:
   Policies, Practice and Performance
  - Executive Summary PDF
  - Review of Migrant Education: Ireland PDF
9. McKinsey Report:
How the World’s Most Improved School Systems Keep Getting Better