Education at a glance 2012

The report identifies several areas in European education that are likely to create challenges in the near future.
An ageing teaching force is one of them. Gender inequality is also a problem. Education at a glance also reveals that education spending in the 21 EU Member States is slightly below the OECD average. The financial return on tertiary education continues to grow. Europe continues to be the preferred destination for students studying outside their country.