Meeting on educational assessment for policy and programme design
Date: 8-12 September, 2014
Place: Centro de Formación de la Cooperación Española (Spanish Cooperation Training Centre), Montevideo, Uruguay
Type of event: Seminar / workshop
Spanish Agency for International Development Cooperation (AECID)
Heads of planning at education ministries, principally from countries that are participating in the Third Regional Comparative and Explanatory Study (TERCE), and professionals in the Education Experts Network of AECID Technical Cooperation Offices.
Contributing to capacity building for participants by providing information and knowledge in the field of education assessment, to promote its usage in policy-level and practical education decision making, taking as a reference the theoretical frameworks and tools used for TERCE - the results of which will be available in December 2014.
The meeting will provide an analytical framework and tools to assess education policies and programmes, and will encourage countries to use information from TERCE in education policy improvement and planning oriented toward improving education quality in Latin America.
- Latin American Laboratory for Assessment of the Quality of Education (LLECE)
- Spanish Cooperation Training Centre in Montevideo (AECID Montevideo)
- Third Regional Comparative and Explanatory Study (TERCE)