November 2016

By Erika Kessler and Oren Pizmony-Levy, Teachers College, Columbia University The ranking storm is coming! A comparative research project on international large-scale assessments and the public In the coming days, the two most influential international assessments of student achievement – TIMSS and PISA – will release their 2015 data and reports. TIMSS 2015, which will be released […]

By Christian Lundahl, Örebro University, Sweden @drlundahl In this blog post, Christian Lundahl responds to the keynote presentation by Theodore Porter. This is the first part of a two blog postings.    At the conference The Futures and Promises of International Education Assessment, convened by the Laboratory of International Assessment Studies, in Berlin 15-16 September 2016, I […]