REDS Organization

Study director(s)

International Study Center: IEA Hamburg – Sebastian Meyer, Research Director

  • Overall direction
  • Responsible for
    • Design
    • Development
    • Implementation
    • Operations
    • Analysis
Institutions and their responsibilities

European Commission (Joint Research Centre)

  • Recruitment
  • Conception of REDS (review of research questions)
  • Instrument development
  • Dissemination


Australian Council for Educational Research (ACER)

  • Instrument development (charge)


IEA Publications and Editorial Committee (PEC)

  • Review of international report


National Research Coordinators (NRCs)

  • Instrument development
  • Survey implementation at the national level
  • Implementation and adaptation of the internationally agreed-upon procedures in the national context under the guidance of the international project staff and national experts
  • Main contact person within the country and representative at the international level
  • Development of international database (together with IEA)

IEA Amsterdam

Keizersgracht 311

1016 EE Amsterdam

The Netherlands

Tel.: +31 20 625 3625

Fax: +31 20 420 7136




United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)

Education Sector

7, place de Fontenoy

75352 Paris 07 SP




Editor(s) and author(s) of study-related gateway pages
  • Editor
    • Alec Kennedy, Research Analyst, IEA
  • Author (based on study documents)
    • Jonathan Linden, Student Assistant, IEA