Global Education Report 2017

The Global Education Report is NJ MED’s Second Quarter World Top 20 Ranking Poll. The Poll’s mission is to identify areas of needs to improve the quality of education for students 3 to 21, each year. Read More

This year students, parents, teachers, educators, and tax-payers, from 218 countries, participated in the two-month international survey on – How They would Improve Education In their Country?

Below are the results:

The survey’s Overall Results show:

More After-School Programs – 17%
Better Teachers – 16%
More Government Funding for Education – 16%
More Technology – 13%
No Standardized Testing – 12%
Better School Leadership – 7%
Smaller Classrooms – 6%
More Challenging Class Work – 5%
More Community Involvement in School – 4%
More Parent Involvement in Schools – 2%
More Cultural Activities for the Classroom – 1%
Safer Schools – 0%

These results are now compared with information gathered from an international research study of the countries ranked in the First Quarter World Top 20 Poll; and than matched with this years, the three top survey participating groups (Students, Teachers, and Taxpayers) results. Here are those results:

International Education Research Results:

Better School Leadership – 45%
More Government Funding for Education – 21%
Better Teachers – 10%
More Challenging Class Work – 7%
More Technology – 5%
No Standardized Testing – 3%
More Parent Involvement in Schools – 3%
Safer Schools – 1%
More After-School Program – 1%
More Community Involvement in School – 1%
More Cultural Activities for the Classroom – 1%
Smaller Classrooms – 0%  

The Top 5 Students Results

1. Better School Leadership
2. Better Teachers
3. More Challenging Class Work
4. More Technology
5. No Standardized Testing

The Top 5 Teachers Results

1. Better School Leadership
2. More Government Funding for Education
3. More Parent Involvement in Schools
4. More Challenging Class Work
5. Better Teachers

The Top 5 Tax-Payers Results

1. Better School Leadership
2. More Government Funding for Education
3. Better Teachers
4. More Technology
5. More Challenging Class Work

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