IRC call for proposals: deadline April 11, 2021

The IEA IRC 2021 Organizing Committee together with the host, the Ministry of Education UAE, are fully committed to organizing an engaging hybrid conference in November 2021.

Highest downloads recorded for Large-scale Assessments in Education journal

Large-scale Assessments in Education is growing year to year with downloads nearly doubling to 144,000 in 2020.

Hybrid option announced for IRC presenters

In recognition of the impact of COVID-19, and as we remain committed to prioritizing the health and safety of IRC participants, a hybrid mode will be made available for presenters at the upcoming IEA IRC.

Apply for the IEA Awards 2021

IEA offers two annual awards to recognize high-quality empirical research that makes use of IEA data. The next application deadline is 31 March 2021.

IEA and ABEGS Sign Memorandum of Understanding

A framework has been established for collaboration between IEA and ABEGS to improve education.

Highlights from IEA in our January newsletter

Read all about IEA's latest activities and updates in our January newsletter.

New Compass Brief: Computational thinking, socioeconomic gaps and policy implications.

In the 12th Compass Brief, authors from the European Commission's Joint Research Centre use ICILS 2018 data to explore computational thinking, socioeconomic gaps and policy implications.

IEA TIMSS 2019 International Database released

The vast TIMSS 2019 dataset can be used with IEA’s free IDB Analyzer tool to research a multitude of mathematics and science education topics involving students, teachers and schools across the world.

Join 21CS MAP!

Enrollment is open for education systems interested in participating in 21CS MAP.

New TIMSS 2019 joint report released by IEA and UNESCO

The joint publication by IEA and UNESCO entitled "Measuring global education goals: How TIMSS helps Monitoring progress towards Sustainable Development Goal 4" is now online.