examine periodic reports by Member States on their implementation of the Convention and Recommendation against Discrimination in Education
examine communications addressed to UNESCO in connection with specific cases alleging a violation of Human Rights in Education, Science or Culture
examine the report of the Joint ILO/UNESCO Committee of Experts on the Application of the Recommendation concerning the Status of Teachers
examine the reports of the Joint Expert Group (CR)/ECOSOC (CESCR) on the Monitoring of the Right to Education once a year
consider all questions entrusted to the Executive Board concerning the implementation of UNESCO’s standard-setting instruments, in accordance with Article 18.1 of the Rules of Procedure concerning recommendations to Member States and international conventions.