The World Top 20 Education Poll goal is to set a Global Standard to annually monitor the educational development of 260 nation’s education systems - from early childhood enrollment to college graduation rates – to assure every child is, afforded the opportunity to reach their full potential.
The Poll’s data will be gathered from 5 international organizations that provide annual and bi-annual reports. The data will then be analyzed by the New Jersey Minority Educational Development (NJMED) organization; who will publish a list of the top 20 nations, after they receive confirmation from each nations Ministry of Education Department, to assure the data is accurate.
The Poll’s ranking system is calculated by compiling the data from 5 phases, and ranked 1 thru 20. Consisting of 20 points for 1st place and 1 point for a twenty rank, and then combined for the nation’s total score.