PISA http://ripr.org en US Students Lag on International Test http://ripr.org/post/us-students-lag-international-test <p>New international testing results show American high school students are only about average when compared to their peers in the developed world. The test, known as the <a href="http://www.oecd.org/pisa/aboutpisa/" target="_blank">Program for International Student Assessment </a>or PISA, has long been a source of hand-wringing about American competitiveness and calls for more urgent reforms in public schools.</p><p>Here are some highlights from the 2012 PISA test:</p> Tue, 03 Dec 2013 16:18:27 +0000 Elisabeth Harrison 25683 at http://ripr.org