Has anyone looked at investigating whether governments publish data on school performance?


This blog from Brookings presents an interesting summary of the data that governments publish about school quality. It would be great to have an index on this - has anyone thought about this for the Open Data Index?


Hi! We actually made a consultation on new datasets in 2015, and education was one of the finalists, but we didn’t add it, mainly because of jurisdiction issues - which data about education is collected on a national level in every country. Canada for example doesn’t have a federal education ministry …

Maybe our colleagues at the Open Data Barometer can explain what education categories are they looking at cc @carlos_iglesias_moro @anab