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The Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) is a triennial international survey which aims to evaluate education systems worldwide by testing the skills and knowledge of 15-year-old students. To date, students representing more than 70 economies have participated in the assessment.
Les pays d’Asie dépassent les autres pays du monde dans le classement de la dernière enquête PISA de l’OCDE, qui a pour objet d’évaluer les connaissances et les compétences des jeunes âgés de 15 ans sur l’ensemble de la planète. Plus de 510 000 élèves de 65 pays et économies ont été soumis aux épreuves de mathématiques, de compréhension de l’écrit et de sciences de l’enquête PISA 2012 de l’OCDE.
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One-third of the population of OECD countries hold an upper secondary vocational education and training (VET) qualification as their highest educational attainment, and it is estimated that nearly half will graduate from a VET programme in their lifetime.
This event will be livestreamed at 1 pm EST on November 12. A new Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) report will provide a strong and clear call to United States policymakers to protect America's global standing through investments in education because basic skill levels are linked with employability in the global economy.
This report draws on the new international OECD Survey of Adult Skills to highlight the challenges faced by the United States. It shows that the United States should take action to improve adult skills, if it wants to avoid falling behind other countries. The report also advances a set of key recommendations to improve basic skills across the board.
An OECD study published today says the United States should take concerted action to address the adult skills challenge, warning it could progressively fall behind other countries. The study argues that low-skilled populations face a bleak future, creating challenges both to equity and social cohesion.
This blog post introduces a new report on the state of adult skills in the United States, "Time for the U.S. to Reskill: What the Survey of Adult Skills Says".
À partir de 2014, les établissements d’enseignement secondaire d'Angleterre pourront faire passer à leurs élèves un test inspiré du PISA de l'OCDE afin de se comparer aux systèmes éducatifs les plus performants au monde.
This blog post by Andreas Schleicher describes the challenges for teachers teaching in rural China, as witnessed by Mr. Schleicher in October, 2013.
This blog post by Andreas Schleicher describes the challenges for students learning in rural China, as witnessed by Mr. Schleicher in October, 2013.