Report "Education in Germany 2012"
The forth Report "Education in Germany 2012" again presents a comprehensive empirical account of the entire structure of the German educational system, from early childhood education and care to the different types of continuing education of adults. Based on indicators, the report informs about the present conditions in the German education system, its performance and its problematic features. In an in-depth analysis the report provides information on lifelong cultural education.
The report was commissioned by the Standing Conference of the Ministers of Education and Cultural Affairs of the Länder in the Federal Republic of Germany and the Federal Ministry of Education and Research. It was written by the Authoring Group Educational Reporting including the Federal Statistical Office and Länder Statistical Offices. The work was led by the German Institute for International Educational Research (DIPF).
Further information can be found on the website www.bildungsbericht.de.