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International Assessment
International assessment

International comparison of student achievement has had an increased impact over the last two decades as countries increasingly compete in global markets. Most countries' political representatives believe that educational achievement is the key to economic success and therefore the rank ordering of countries based on their students' outcomes on tests can have wide-reaching effects on education policy. The most popular tests are:

The Programme for International Student Assessment (Pisa)

The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) develops PISA, which is taken by ...

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