In The Age today, there is an article describing the PISA test, and information about the results being due out tomorrow.
PISA is a worldwide assessment
of 15 y.o. literacy, numeracy, science etc; moreso in how the students interpret
new information not based on information learnt. So in fact it is problem based learning and interpretation This
is an inherent skill required in today’s adult work life.
Look out here in the next
days for details about the PISA results.
Link to The Age article at
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