The PISA results were announced today. It’s a test given to countries around the world to measure student progress.
I’ve shared posts about it for many years, and you can see them all here.
You might also be interested in The Best Sites For Getting Some Perspective On International Test Comparison Demagoguery.
‘It Just Isn’t Working’: PISA Test Scores Cast Doubt on U.S. Education Efforts is from The NY Times.
Teachers and Other Readers Sound Off on International Exam Results is from The NY Times.
Expert: How PISA created an illusion of education quality and marketed it to the world is from The Washington Post.
U.S. students continue to lag behind peers in East Asia and Europe in reading, math and science, exams show is from The Washington Post.
A depressing number of commentators on today’s PISA results talk about countries’ ranks rather than how well they did. Ranks are a really bad metric for seeing what is going on, and are even worse for looking at trends over time as the countries participating in PISA change.
— Dylan Wiliam (@dylanwiliam) December 4, 2019
U.S. math scores remain flat on international test of 15-year-olds is from Ed Source.
China is No. 1 on PISA — but here’s why its test scores are hard to believe is from The Wash. Post.