Improving Learning Outcomes for Children Worldwide

A report by the Learning Metrics Task Force offers recommendations for a holistic and innovative framework to help countries and international organizations measure and improve learning outcomes for children and youth worldwide. The Task Force, convened by UNESCO and the  Brookings Institution's Center for Universal Education, outlines how the measurement of learning outcomes can help to ensure quality education and calls for a shift in global focus and investment from universal access to "access plus learning."