contact staff ecs twitter facebook

Document Number: 6201

Why Quality Matters in Education - Higher quality education results in greater earnings for individuals over a lifetime and societies with more educated workforces can expect faster economic growth. This article argues that for countries sticking to a path of real school quality improvement, investments in education have the potential to deliver truly large economic and social gains. (Eric A. Hanushek, Finance & Development, June 2005)...

Related Issues

Economic/Workforce Development

Home  |  About ECS  |  Education Issues A-Z  | Research Studies  |  Reports & Databases  |  State Legislation  |  State Profiles  |  Projects & Institutes  |  Newsroom  |  Website User's Guide
700 Broadway, #810 Denver, CO 80203-3442
Phone: 303.299.3600 | Fax: 303.296.8332
©2015 Education Commission of the States |
Read our privacy policy