Five years after Enrique Peña Nieto’s ambitions programme to reform education, Mexico still ranks last among 35 OECD countries

It was a flagship policy of Mexico’s president Enrique Peña Nieto: an ambitious reform programme which would revolutionize the country’s education system, improve standards, tame an all-powerful teachers’ union and crack down on rampant corruption – such as wages for non-existent “ghost teachers”.

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https://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/may/15/mexico-education-reform-controversy-presidential-election