RISE Annual Conference 2018


RISE is a large scale, multi-country research programme developed to answer the question: “How can education systems be reformed to deliver better learning for all?” The RISE Programme Annual Conferences bring together high-profile academics and policy makers for two days of…

What Can We Expect from the RISE Annual Conference 2018?

The RISE Annual Conference 2018 starts in a few days, but what can we expect from the latest instalment of this research focused event?

What Does Low Learning Really Feel Like?

Luis Crouch illustrates what a lack of fluency means in real time to push "actors" into action.

What Does Low Learning Really Feel Like?

Source: Luis Crouch, using data from EGRA learning assessments and other publications, and taking a stylized average across sets of countries.


Using timed learning…

 Contracting Out Schools at Scale: Evidence from Pakistan
Working Paper

Can governments contract out the management of schools to private operators at scale? This paper estimates the effect of a school reform in Punjab, Pakistan…

Caine Rolleston presents Young Lives data at CIES 2018

At CIES in Mexico City, Young Lives held a panel session on inequality and inequity in learning opportunities and outcomes in Ethiopia, India, Vietnam, and…

Vietnam’s Exceptional Learning Success: Can We Do That Too?

The “Vietnam effect” shows that high education quality is possible even with lower income levels. Should other countries with similar income levels be…