Equipping teachers to improve the region’s literacy standards
SPC celebrating the International Day of Education 2024 The Pacific Community (SPC), in partnership with the Ministry of Education Fiji and the Teachers to Leaders (T2L) team, launched the PILNA TV videos during the International Day of Education…
Remarks by SPC’s Educational Quality and Assessment Programme Director, Dr Michelle Belisle, during the International Day of Education 2024 celebrations
Greetings to all, and best wishes for 2024. I am Michelle Belisle, the director of the Educational Quality and Assessment Programme, or EQAP, here at SPC, and I am happy to welcome all of you joining us, either in person or virtually, to our…
Constructing regional education benchmarks for the betterment of Pacific children
How is early childhood education affecting student learning outcomes in the Pacific?
This article was published on the Australian Council for Educational Research - ACER's website and reshared below. Watch the video to understand how equity and access to early childhood education contribute to learning outcomes at school.
Boosting sampling skills in preparation for the fifth cycle of the Pacific’s Literacy and Numeracy Assessment
In preparation for the 2025 Pacific Islands Literacy and Numeracy Assessment (PILNA), sampling officers from around the region convened for the Sub-regional PILNA sampling workshop to build capacity on sampling designs and processes.
Remarks by SPC’s Educational Quality and Assessment Programme Director Dr Michelle Belisle at the Launch of the Status of Pacific Education Report 2022
Good morning and a warm welcome to everyone joining us today, either virtually or in person, for the launch of the 2022 Edition of the Status of Pacific Education Report.
Strengthening the digital needs of the Pacific’s education sector
Pacific’s voice in the global arena Digitalisation has become increasingly prevalent in the education sector worldwide and the experience is no different in the Pacific.
Remarks by SPC’s Educational Quality and Assessment Programme Director Dr Michelle Belisle at the 10th meeting of the Pacific Islands Literacy and Numeracy Assessment (PILNA) steering committee
Good morning and welcome to the 10th meeting of the Steering Committee for the Pacific Islands Literacy and Numeracy Assessment, or PILNA. As I look around the room, I see some familiar faces and some not-so-familiar faces, and I hope that through the…
Key research findings aim to raise the quality of Pacific education
Suva, Fiji – To raise the quality of education in the region, the Conference of Pacific Education Ministers (CPEM) discussed and endorsed key findings of two Pacific Regional Education Framework (PacREF) research studies and their benefits for the…
Challenges to teacher wellbeing
This content was originally published on ACER website. Recent study reveals that teachers in the Pacific Islands are experiencing challenges to their mental health and wellbeing. It is increasingly understood that the mental health and wellbeing of…