21st century skills
Subscribe to the Discover newsletter
Should we keep taking part in PISA?
In a recent webinar, educational experts reinforced the need to keep participating in large-scale international student surveys – even if we don’t always like the results.
OECD releases PISA global competence report
The OECD has published a new report on the findings of the 2018 Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) in relation to students’ global competence.
Special event: the AJE 20 Years of PISA webinar
What can 20 years of PISA data tell us about education in Australia, and beyond? Find out in an exciting webinar with expert contributors to a special issue of the Australian Journal of Education.
Computer-based assessment of collaborative problem-solving skills
Technology can be used to assess collaboration skills, but also presents challenges to the measurement of this innately human construct.
Students in IB programs display higher wellbeing than peers
A study by the Australian Council for Educational Research (ACER) for the International Baccalaureate Organization (IBO) found that students in the IB Primary Years Programme (IB PYP) demonstrated consistently higher levels of wellbeing than those educated outside the program.