• An interview with the new Director of the UNESCO Institute for Statistics, Silvia Montoya: lessons and future endeavors.

    Feb 26 2015 PREAL Blog
  • Teacher evaluation policies used to improve the effectiveness of teachers may be more successful were they to provide feedback.

    Aug 26 2014
  • Emerging trends in teaching in Latin America identified by TALIS. The positives and negatives, and suggestions for improvement.

    Jul 8 2014 PREAL Blog
  • PREAL Policy Brief looks at Washington, DCs evaluation systems, and how it could impact teacher policy in Latin America.

    Jun 11 2014 PREAL Blog
  • Why good teachers are critical to the success of education systems and how PREAL is seeking to bring attention to the issue.

    Apr 10 2014
  • How are teachers perceived by the public? A look at what 21 countries think.

    Mar 27 2014 PREAL Blog
  • The merit of value-added approaches to evaluate teacher performance.

    Nov 27 2013 PREAL Blog
  • Webcast on the latest research on teacher evaluations and how to improve them.

    Nov 13 2013 PREAL Blog
  • A study on Washington D.C. teacher evaluation programs and how they affect the performance and retention of teachers.

    Nov 1 2013 PREAL Blog
  • A look at demonstrations organized by Teachers Unions in Mexico and how teachers are impacted by the education reforms and regulations.

    Aug 27 2013 PREAL Blog
  • Study argues that teacher training programs in the US do not prepare graduates to provide quality primary and secondary education.

    Jul 9 2013 PREAL Blog
  • Teacher evaluations in Mexico and what lessons it can take away from the US.

    Mar 7 2013 PREAL Blog
  • How to best identify and develop great teaching – a three pronged approach suggested by the Gates Foundation.

    Jan 9 2013 PREAL Blog
  • Study finds that effective principals have a significant positive influence on student learning.

    Dec 11 2012 PREAL Blog
  • Changes to teacher evaluations in New York and Washington are being made in an effort to identify and reward effective teachers.

    Oct 8 2012 PREAL Blog