K-12 transitions: Approaches and lessons learned

Sarvi, Jouko, Munger, Fredi, & Pillay, Hitendra K. (2015) K-12 transitions: Approaches and lessons learned. Asian Development Bank, Manila, Philippines.

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Abstract

More than 140 countries offer what has become the international norm for preteritiary education, namely a kindergarten through grade 12 (K-12) system. Why kindergarten? Because, research attests to the long-term learning and social benefits of school readiness programs. Why 12 grades? Because experience in many countries shows that a K-12 system of schooling is the minimum necessary to acquire the knowledge and expertise for university education, employment training, or decent work.

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ID Code: 91017
Item Type: Report
Refereed: No
ISBN: 9789292572327
ISSN: 2071-7202
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > EDUCATION (130000) > EDUCATION SYSTEMS (130100) > Primary Education (excl. Maori) (130105)
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > EDUCATION (130000) > EDUCATION SYSTEMS (130100) > Secondary Education (130106)
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > EDUCATION (130000) > SPECIALIST STUDIES IN EDUCATION (130300) > Specialist Studies in Education not elsewhere classified (130399)
Divisions: Current > Schools > School of Cultural & Professional Learning
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Education
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2015 Asian Development Bank
Deposited On: 10 Dec 2015 00:22
Last Modified: 11 Dec 2015 01:31

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