PISA

PISA 2012 Results: Creative Problem Solving (Volume V)
ISSN :
1996-3777 (online)
ISSN :
1990-8539 (print)
DOI :
10.1787/19963777
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A series of reports on the OECD’s Programme for International Student Assessment’s (PISA) periodic testing program on student performance. The reports generally compare student (15 year olds) academic performance across countries, or discuss the methodology used to gather the data.

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    01 Apr 2014 Click to Access:  PISA 2012 Results: Creative Problem Solving (Volume V)
OECD
This fifth volume of PISA 2012 results presents an assessment of student performance in problem solving, which measures students’ capacity to respond to non-routine situations in order to achieve their potential as constructive and reflective citizens.
    11 Feb 2014 Click to Access:  PISA 2012 Results: What Students Know and Can Do (Volume I, Revised edition, February 2014)
OECD
This first volume of PISA 2012 results summarises the performance of students in PISA 2012. It describes how performance is defined, measured and reported, and then provides results from the assessment, showing what students are able to do.
    03 Dec 2013 Click to Access:  PISA 2012 Results: Excellence through Equity (Volume II)
OECD
This second volume of PISA 2012 results defines and measures equity in education and analyses how equity in education has evolved across countries between PISA 2003 and 2012.
    03 Dec 2013 Click to Access:  PISA 2012 Results: What Makes Schools Successful (Volume IV)
OECD
This fourth volume of PISA 2012 results examines how student performance is associated with various characteristics of individual schools and school systems.
    03 Dec 2013 Click to Access:  PISA 2012 Results: Ready to Learn (Volume III)
OECD
This third volume of PISA 2012 results explores students’ engagement with and at school, their drive and motivation to succeed, and the beliefs they hold about themselves as mathematics learners.
    11 Feb 2013 Click to Access:  PISA 2012 Assessment and Analytical Framework
OECD
This book presents the conceptual framework underlying the fifth cycle of PISA, which covers reading, science and this year's focus: mathematical literacy, along with problem solving and financial literacy.
    18 Dec 2012 Click to Access:  Grade Expectations
OECD
Grade Expectations reveals some of the factors that influence students’ thinking about further education. The report also suggests what teachers and education policy makers can do to ensure that more students have the skills, as well as the...
    16 July 2012 Click to Access:  Untapped Skills
OECD
This book provides an overview of the evidence emerging from PISA 2009 on the performance and socio-economic background of children of immigrants, their performance in school, the effects of age at arrival, and impacts of migration policies.
    19 June 2012 Click to Access:  Let's Read Them a Story! The Parent Factor in Education
OECD
This book presents good news for stressed and concerned parents: it does not require a Ph.D or unlimited hours for parents to make a difference in their children's education.
    20 Apr 2012 Click to Access:  Public and Private Schools
OECD
This analysis of PISA results finds that while the prevalence of privately managed schools in a country is not related to socio-economic stratification within a school system, the level of public funding to privately managed schools is.
    04 Apr 2012 Click to Access:  Learning beyond Fifteen
OECD
This report focuses on the development of reading proficiency during the transition from adolescence to early adulthood.
    27 Mar 2012 Click to Access:  PISA 2009 Technical Report
OECD
The PISA 2009 Technical Report describes the methodology underlying the PISA 2009 survey. It examines additional features related to the implementation of the project at a level of detail that allows researchers to understand and replicate its analysis.
    28 June 2011 Click to Access:  PISA 2009 Results: Students On Line
OECD
This sixth volume of PISA 2009 results explores students’ use of information technologies to learn.
    28 June 2011 Click to Access:  Against the Odds
OECD
Against the Odds takes a close look at the resilient students who excel in PISA surveys despite a disadvantaged background. It provides insights into what enables socio-economically disadvantaged students to fulfil their potential.
    23 Mar 2011 Click to Access:  Quality Time for Students: Learning In and Out of School
OECD
The report draws on PISA survey data to describe differences across and within countries in time students spend studying different subjects, time they spend in different types of learning activities, how they allocate learning time and how they...
    07 Dec 2010 Click to Access:  PISA 2009 Results: Learning to Learn
OECD
This volume of PISA 2009 results examines 15-year-olds’ motivation, their engagement with reading and their use of effective learning strategies.
    07 Dec 2010 Click to Access:  PISA 2009 Results: What Students Know and Can Do
OECD
This first volume of PISA 2009 survey results provides comparable data on 15-year-olds' performance on reading, mathematics and science across 65 countries.
    07 Dec 2010 Click to Access:  PISA 2009 Results: Overcoming Social Background
OECD
This volume of PISA's 2009 results looks at how successful education systems moderate the impact of social background and immigrant status on student and school performance.
    07 Dec 2010 Click to Access:  PISA 2009 Results: What Makes a School Successful?
OECD
This volume of PISA 2009 results examines how human, financial and material resources, and education policies and practices shape learning outcomes.
    07 Dec 2010 Click to Access:  PISA 2009 Results: Learning Trends
OECD
This volume of PISA 2009 results looks at the progress countries have made in raising student performance and improving equity in the distribution of learning opportunities.
    23 Sep 2010 Click to Access:  Mathematics Teaching and Learning Strategies in PISA
OECD
Mathematics Teaching and Learning Strategies in PISA uses data from the PISA 2003 assessment to examine the relationships between teaching strategies, student learning strategies and mathematics achievement.
    25 Aug 2010 Click to Access:  PISA Computer-Based Assessment of Student Skills in Science
OECD
This report documents the initial step towards an electronically-delivered Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) test pioneered by Denmark, Iceland and Korea.
    04 Mar 2010 Click to Access:  Learning Mathematics for Life
OECD
Learning Mathematics for Life examines the link between the PISA test requirements and student performance. It focuses specifically on the proportions of students who answer questions correctly across a range of difficulty. The questions are...
    01 Mar 2010 Click to Access:  Pathways to Success
OECD
Presents the findings of Canada's Youth in Transition Survey, which complements OECD's PISA survey and offers significant new policy insights in understanding students’ choices at different ages and the impact of these decisions on consequent...
    25 Jan 2010 Click to Access:  The High Cost of Low Educational Performance
OECD
This report uses recent economic modelling to relate cognitive skills – as measured by PISA and other international instruments – to economic growth, demonstrating that relatively small improvements to labour force skills can largely impact the...
    19 Jan 2010 Click to Access:  PISA 2009 Assessment Framework
OECD
This book presents presents the theory behind the development of the 2009 PISA survey.
    16 Sep 2009 Click to Access:  Equally prepared for life?
OECD
Explores the educational performance and attitudes of males and females during childhood and adolescence using PISA survey data.
    12 May 2009 Click to Access:  Top of the Class
OECD
This report examines who the highest performing students are, what the characteristics of the schools they attend are, to what extent they engage in science related activities outside of school, what their motivations and attitudes towards science...
    12 May 2009 Click to Access:  Green at Fifteen?
OECD
Presents an analysis of PISA 2006's comprehensive and internationally comparative knowledge base of students’ knowledge about the environment and environment-related issues.
    31 Mar 2009 Click to Access:  PISA Data Analysis Manual: SAS, Second Edition
OECD
This publication includes detailed information on how to analyse the PISA data, enabling researchers to both reproduce the initial results and to undertake further analyses.
    31 Mar 2009 Click to Access:  PISA Data Analysis Manual: SPSS, Second Edition
OECD
This publication includes detailed information on how to analyse the PISA data, enabling researchers to both reproduce the initial results and to undertake further analyses.
    02 Feb 2009 Click to Access:  Take the Test
OECD
This book presents all the publicly available questions from the PISA surveys. Some of these questions were used in the PISA 2000, 2003 and 2006 surveys and others were used in developing and trying out the assessment.
    19 Jan 2009 Click to Access:  PISA 2006 Technical Report
OECD
The PISA 2006 Technical Report describes the methodology underlying the PISA 2006 survey. It examines features related to the implementation of the project at a level of detail that allows researchers to replicate its analyses.
    15 Sep 2008 Click to Access:  PISA 2006
OECD
Presents the full data set underlying PISA 2006 Volume 1: Analysis. Includes data on student performance in science, student engagement in science, quality and equity in schools, school and system characteristics, and student performance in reading...
    04 Dec 2007 Click to Access:  PISA 2006
OECD
PISA 2006: Science Competencies for Tomorrow’s World presents the results from the most recent PISA survey, which focused on science and also assessed mathematics and reading. It is divided into two volumes: the first offers an analysis of the...
    11 Sep 2006 Click to Access:  Assessing Scientific, Reading and Mathematical Literacy
OECD
Presents the conceptual framework underlying the PISA 2006 survey.
    08 June 2006 Click to Access:  Messages from PISA 2000
OECD
This wrap-up volume of the PISA 2000 project presents key and fascinating findings on reading performance, characteristics of successful students, differences between the interests and study habits of boys and girls and the effect of school climate...
    14 May 2006 Click to Access:  Where Immigrant Students Succeed
OECD
Drawing on data from the PISA 2003 survey, this report examines the performance of students with immigrant backgrounds and compares it to that of their native counterparts.
    24 Jan 2006 Click to Access:  Are Students Ready for a Technology-Rich World?
OECD
Drawing on data from the OECD’s Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA), this book examines how extensive access to ICT is in schools, how it is used by students, and how it impacts student performance.
    26 July 2005 Click to Access:  PISA 2003 Technical Report
OECD
The PISA 2003 Technical Report describes the complex methodology underlying PISA 2003, along with additional features related to the implementation of the project at a level of detail that allows researchers to understand and replicate its analyses.
    14 June 2005 Click to Access:  PISA 2003 Data Analysis Manual
OECD
This publication provides all the information required to understand the PISA 2003 educational performance database and perform analyses in accordance with the complex methodologies used to collect and process the data. It includes worked examples...
    14 June 2005 Click to Access:  PISA 2003 Data Analysis Manual
OECD
This publication provides all the information required to understand the PISA 2003 educational performance database and perform analyses in accordance with the complex methodologies used to collect and process the data. It includes worked examples...
    14 Apr 2005 Click to Access:  School Factors Related to Quality and Equity
OECD
Based on the results of PISA 2000, this report looks how the schools that students attend make a difference in performance; the impact of school climate, school policies and school resources on quality and equity and the relationship between the...
    24 Jan 2005 Click to Access:  Problem Solving for Tomorrow's World
OECD
This book examines the results of the special portion of the 2003 PISA survey of student achievement relating to problem-solving skills. It examines how countries can raise their performance in this area and what countries with lower performance...
    14 Dec 2004 Click to Access:  What Makes School Systems Perform?
OECD
The report links the results from the OECD PISA 2000 survey to qualitative evidence on important public policy measures in six countries that performed well in PISA. It supports the ongoing shift in policy focus from educational inputs to learning...
    07 Dec 2004 Click to Access:  Learning for Tomorrow's World
OECD
This report presents the first internationally comparable results to OECD's 2003 Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) Survey of the educational performance of 15-year-olds in reading, mathematics, and science in 25 OECD countries.
    02 Mar 2004 Click to Access:  The PISA 2003 Assessment Framework
OECD
The PISA 2003 Assessment Framework presents the conceptual underpinning of the PISA 2003 assessments. Within each assessment area, the volume defines the content that students need to acquire, the processes that need to be performed and the contexts...
    14 Oct 2003 Click to Access:  Student Engagement at School
OECD
This report examines several aspects of student engagement at school. The results indicate that the prevalence of disaffected students varies considerably both within and among schools in most countries, and that this variation is not attributable...
    29 Sep 2003 Click to Access:  Learners for Life: Student Approaches to Learning
OECD
The report offers policy makers a fine-grained analysis of which particular learner characteristics are prevalent in different countries. It also identifies differences between the approaches of various groups, including male and female students, and...
    01 July 2003 Click to Access:  Literacy Skills for the World of Tomorrow
OECD, UNESCO Institute for Statistics
This report extends the picture of literacy skills th PISA 2000 provides to additional countries that have recently joined the programme: Albania; Argentina; Bulgaria; Chile; Hong Kong-China; Indonesia; Israel; FYR Macedonia; Peru; Romania and Thailand.
    24 Jan 2003 Click to Access:  Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA)
The PISA 2000 Technical Report now describes the complex methodology underlying PISA 2000, along with additional features related to the implementation of the project at a level of detail that allows researchers to understand and replicate its analyses.
    19 Nov 2002 Click to Access:  Reading for Change: Performance and Engagement across Countries
OECD
Following the initial report on the results of the first PISA survey, this report looks more closely at performance in reading.
    01 July 2002 Click to Access:  Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA)
OECD
Describes the OECD PISA 2000 international database. The PISA 2000 database comprises micro-level data on student performance for 32 countries collected in 2000 and processed during the second half of 2000 and 2001, together with students’ responses...
    28 May 2002 Click to Access:  Sample Tasks from the PISA 2000 Assessment
OECD
This book presents a sample of PISA 2000 tasks, and explains how these tasks were scored and how they relate to the conceptual framework underlying PISA.
    04 Dec 2001 Click to Access:  Knowledge and Skills for Life
OECD
Knowledge and Skills for Life presents evidence on student performance in reading, mathematical and scientific literacy, reveals factors that influence the development of these skills at home and at school, and examines what the implications are for...
    25 Apr 2000 Click to Access:  Measuring Student Knowledge and Skills
OECD
The PISA 2000 Assessment introduces the PISA approach to assessing reading, mathematical and scientific literacy and describes the PISA 2000 assessment in terms of the content that students need to acquire, the processes that need to be performed and...
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