On December 7, the Alliance for Excellent Education, Asia Society, Committee for Economic Development, Council of Chief State School Officers, and National Governors Association Center for Best Practices cohosted a live webcast featuring Andreas Schleicher, head of indicators and analysis division for OECD’s Directorate of Education.
During the webcast, Mr. Schleicher provided an extensive analysis of the PISA 2009 results in reading, math, and science. Following Mr. Schleicher’s presentation, a panel of business, state, and national education leaders examined the implications for state and federal education policy and what the United States can do to develop a world-class education system for all of its students. Watch video or download audio from the Dec 7 webcast.
On December 6, the Alliance held an informational webinar, “PISA: What It Measures, Why It Matters,” to prepare educators and policymakers for the 2009 results. Watch video or download audio from the Dec 6 webinar.