Research Partners

Research partners

The project is being undertaken by researchers in different countries who have been meeting as a group for several years to advance their mutual interest in studying and working to improve the preparation of secondary school students for further education, careers and life as a whole.

The cities participating in the study represent a range of different approaches to educational provision.  Currently, the jurisdictions involved are:

Our approach is to study the school systems in these cities, to study how the school systems are organized and the range of opportunities they provide.  Our choice of cities is based on a general requirement of size—to allow for diversity—and a pragmatic requirement of access to local research support.