The power and politics of international assessments

The power and politics of international assessments

The power and politics of international assessments.   By Sotiria Grek, University of Edinburgh. International education assessments have become the lifeblood of education governance in Europe and globally. But do we know enough about how education systems are measured against one [...]

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ESRC Seminar Series

ESRC Seminar Series

 The inaugural seminar series of the Laboratory of International Assessment Studies will explore the potentials, politics and practices of international assessments in education. Funded by the UK Economic and Social Research Council, this high profile, two year series will bring academic researchers, [...]

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Encoded in Numbers – Workshop

Encoded in Numbers – Workshop

The Laboratory of International Assessments will run a workshop on the theme of international educational assessments on the 17th and 18th February 2015 at the University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK. This two-day workshop is intended for MA, doctoral and [...]

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