Moving towards change in education: Latin America in the queue of the PISA test


The PISA test is a test conducted by the OECD which seeks to evaluate how educational systems prepare their students to apply their knowledge and skills in tasks that are relevant to their current and future life. This evaluation is designed to know the abilities and aptitudes of the students for the analysis and resolution of problems that allow them to handle information and face situations of adult life. PISA focuses on the evaluation of three areas: reading competence, mathematical competence and scientific competence.This test is done every three years in 15 year old students. More than 60 countries participate today. [...]