Globally, since 2000, the number of children in school has increased by nearly 50 million. Yet, tens of millions of other children remain out of school. The effects are dire and chronic. For example, according to Education International (EI), an impoverished girl in a low-income country has almost no chance of going to school. It wouldread more
The three pillars of Quality Education
Essential elements of quality education for a successful global future, support for each of these pillars will help to ensure that quality education remains the basis for a sustainable, peaceful and prosperous future.
Teachers are the most important educational resource and a critical determinant of quality.
Appropriate curricula and inclusive teaching and learning materials and resources, including ICT.
Supportive, safe, and secure facilities enabling teachers to teach effectively