Tag: PISA

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Organisers of the new computer-based PISA tests the UK is to pilot for five-year-olds have hotly denied claims they will heap pressure on pupils and burden schools. Around...
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Pupils in UK schools are among the unhappiest in the world, a major new study that has compared countries on their pupils’ wellbeing has revealed. The Organisation of...
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The government is considering taking part in a pilot of tablet-based tests for some of the youngest children in England’s primary schools. Department for Education officials are understood...
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Debra Kidd says pupils are primed for national exams, which is why they struggle in tests such as PISA. An “atomised” curriculum that does not allow for transferable...
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English pupils have not improved their PISA scores for almost the last decade, according to an international data set released today. Though they have managed not to fall...
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The gap in achievement between 15-year-old pupils in England in key subjects is one of the largest and most unequal among developed countries, a release of international test...