PISA results

A couple of article summarising the PISA results for 2018:

ABC News: Australian students behind in maths, reading and science, PISA education study shows

The Conversation: Aussie students are a year behind students 10 years ago in science, maths and reading

The Canberra Times noted reported that Federal Education Minister Dan Tehan noted the “very disappointing” results should ring alarm bells, calling for a de-cluttering of the curriculum in favour of the basics – literacy and numeracy. A meeting next week of state and territory ministers offered a chance to reset the national education agenda, he said. “And we must be bold in doing so. Our students should be ranked among the best in the world.”

Watch this space…

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