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The Dialogue’s Education Program (PREAL) seeks to improve the quality and equity of education in Latin America. It does so by partnering with public and private organizations throughout the hemisphere to identify policy options, promote informed debate on education policy, and monitor progress toward improvement. 

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Ariel Fiszbein Program Director
Jeffrey Puryear Senior Fellow
Tamara Ortega Goodspeed Senior Associate, Education
Scott Odell Program Associate
T'Nia Crutchfield Intern
Jennifer Mellett Intern

ONGOING PROJECTS

A new initiative by PREAL/Inter-American Dialogue, with support from the Inter-American Development Bank, seeks to strengthen teaching and learning in Central America and the Dominican Republic by promoting better teacher policy... Read More

ARTICLES & OP-EDS | POLICY MONITORING REPORTS | PUBLICATIONS | EVENTS

Education Reform in Rio de Janeiro: A Model for Reformers? (Lea en español) by Jeff Puryear, PREAL Blog, March 12, 2014

Empresarios y educación by Ariel Fiszbein, La Prensa (Nicaragua), February 27, 2014

Metas de aprendizaje y la agenda global: hacia una posición latinoamericana by Ariel Fiszbein y Eduardo Vélez Bustillo, PREAL Blog, February 21, 2014

Learning Goals and the Global Agenda: Toward a Latin American Proposal (Lea en español) by Ariel Fiszbein and Eduardo Vélez Bustillo, February 19, 2014

PISA and the State of Education in Latin America by Ariel Fiszbein, PREAL Blog, January 8, 2014

La prueba PISA y el estado de la educación en América Latina by Ariel Fiszbein, PREAL Blog, January 8, 2014

Four Top Stories from Latin America in 2013 by Michael Shifter, El Colombiano, December 30, 2013

Lo que le dejó el año a América Latina y que seguirá en 2014 by Michael Shifter, El Colombiano, December 30, 2013

Will Teachers' Resistance Derail Mexico's Education Reforms? by Reyes Tamez Guerra, Jeffrey Puryear, Andrés Rozental, and Sergio Bitar, Latin America Advisor, September 10, 2013

What's Really Behind South America's Wave of Street Protests? by Henrique Rzezinski, Moisés Naím, Peter Hakim, and Moises Arce, Latin America Advisor July 3, 2013

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PREAL Publications: Developing the Teaching Profession in Central America by PREAL, December 20, 2013

Fourteen Lessons for Improving Learning by Jeffrey Puryear and Tamara Ortega Goodspeed, June 12, 2013

Nº 65. Educación tras dos décadas de cambio by Marcela Gajardo, December 2012

Nº 64. Empresas, fundaciones empresariales y educación en América Latina by Guillermo Carvajalino Sánchez and Istar Jimena Gómez Pereira, September 2012

PREAL Publicaciones: Best Practices No. 40 by Guillermo Carvajalino Sánchez and Istar Jimena Gómez Pereira, October 8, 2012

New Publications: Working Paper 62 by Carol DeShano da Silva, July 2012

New Publications: Education Synopsis 46 by PREAL, July, 2012

Nº 41. El actual escenario de las políticas docentes en América Latina by PREAL, June 2012

Nº 4o. Claves para adoptar decisiones correctas en las políticas públicas sobre educación by PREAL, March 2012

Measuring Up? by Alejandro J. Ganimian and Alexandra Solano Rocha, August 4, 2011

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PREAL Publicaciones: Report Card on Education in Nicaragua, 2014 (Lea en español) February 26, 2014

PREAL Publicaciones: Policy Audit on the Dominican Republic (Lea en español) June 27, 2013

Decentralización para una Calidad Educativa: Una Tarea Pendiente June 2013

Equity is the Challenge: PREAL Launches First Education Report Card in Paraguay (Lea en español) May 7, 2013

PREAL Publicaciones: Policy Audit on Chile’s Preferential School Subsidies Program (Lea en español) March 15. 2013

First Report Card in Jamaica: Prisms of Possibility (Lea en español) January 21, 2013

La Subvención Escolar Preferencial en Chile: Mirada a su primera fase de funcionamiento January 2013

El reto es la calidad. República Dominicana 2010 November 9, 2011

Informe de Progreso Educativo, Honduras 2010 March 31, 2011

Overcoming Inertia?: A Report Card on Education in Brazil, 2009 August 5, 2010 

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Beyond Contributory Pensions summary by Jennifer Mellett, March 13, 2014

Education, Entrepreneurship and Innovation in the Americas summary by T'Nia Crutchfield, March 13, 2014

Educación de calidad para todos: Una agenda prioritaria presentation by Ariel Fiszbein, March 11, 2014

Lanzamiento oficial Informe de Progreso Educativo Nicaragua 2014 Nicaragua Report Card Launch, February 26, 2014

Report Card on Education in Nicaragua, 2014 Interview with Ariel Fiszbein, February 24, 2014

Presentan Informe Avances educativos 2014 interview with Ariel Fiszbein, February 20, 2014

What is the State of Education in Latin America? Q&A with Ariel Fiszbein, January 10, 2014

Will a New Development Accord Succeed in Guatemala? Q&A with Jeffrey Puryear, November 6, 2013

Will Teachers' Resistance Derail Mexico's Education Reforms? Q&A with Jeffrey Puryear, September 10, 2013

Education Reform in Antioquia, Colombia: A Conversation with Governor Sergio Fajardo summary by Carolina Espinel, February 26, 2013

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