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Educator Resources for Learning About Education Worldwide

Reports and data to help you understand the state of education worldwide and advocate for students and educators
Published: 05/2020

Global Education Monitoring Report — The EFA Global Monitoring Report is an editorially independent, evidence-based publication that serves as an indispensable tool for governments, researchers, education and development specialists, media, and students. It has assessed education progress in some 200 countries and territories on an almost annual basis since 2002. The most recent report, focuses on migration, displacement and education.

World Inequality Database on Education — The World Inequality Database on Education (WIDE) highlights the powerful influence of circumstances, such as wealth, gender, ethnicity, and location, over which people have little control but which play an important role in shaping their opportunities for education and life. It draws attention to unacceptable level of education inequality across countries and between groups within countries, with the aim of helping to inform policy design and public debate

Supporting and Educating Migrant Refugee Children — Since January 2014, more than 50,000 unaccompanied children have crossed into the United States. These children often risked their lives to get an education and escape poverty. NEA prepared a collection of links to educational resources to help educators support and educate those children.

Mapping the Nation — The site provides a robust research tool for grades 4-12 to link the local to global in your classroom.

Education and Solidarity Network — NEA has been partnering for years with the Education and Solidarity Network. This international non-profit gathers organizations working for the education sector across the world. They conduct projects promoting solidarity in health and education in order to improve the well-being of societies.

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Education International COVID-19 Resources

As governments worldwide step up to combat the COVID-19 outbreak, educators and their unions are doing their part to support each other, their students and their communities.
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Great public schools for every student

The National Education Association (NEA), the nation's largest professional employee organization, is committed to advancing the cause of public education. NEA's 3 million members work at every level of education—from pre-school to university graduate programs. NEA has affiliate organizations in every state and in more than 14,000 communities across the United States.