Preparing teachers and developing school leaders for the 21st century: lessons from around the world

This document was prepared as a background report for the International Summit on the Teaching Profession (March 2012). It is organized in three chapters: 1) Developing effective school leaders; 2) Teacher development, support , employment conditions and careers; 3) Preparing teachers: matching demand and supply. In Annex, selective comparative data from OECD sources is provided