Global Education Links
The following links may help you in doing an independent search for information about education around the world:
Data from Developing Countries (Bureau for Research in Economic Analysis of Development)
Institute of International Education (Open Doors)
International Education Programs Service (U.S. Dept. of Education)
Overseas Schools (U.S. State Department)
USNEI -- U.S. Network for Education Information (U.S. Dept. of Education)
UNESCO, the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, provides a megasite with extensive information on international education and statistics and links to organizations, diplomatic missions, and research and policy bodies around the world.
OECD, the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, provides education and economic information concerning the 25 countries that are members of OECD.
The Virtual Tourist provides extensive general information about international travel as well as different regions and individual countries.
The International Association of Universities (IAU) maintains the World Academic Database, containing descriptive data on postsecondary institutions in all countries as well as international educational institutions and national agencies and educational organizations.
The Worldwide Classroom provides extensive links to primary, secondary, and some postsecondary schools in many countries. General educational information about each country is also presented.