Tag archive: OECD

The PISA 2021 Core D contract awarded to cApStAn

by Steve Dept - cApStAn partner The OECD Programme for International Student Assessment, or PISA (see the short PISA video here) is a system-level assessment of knowledge and skills in 15-year old students across the world. In other words, PISA implements (and analyses) internationally standardised assessments of student learning outcomes ...

Looking at Comparability from the Vantage Point of Translation and Adaptation

by Steve Dept - cApStAn partner   When either the OECD or GESIS—the Leibniz Institute for Social Sciences—organise a methodological seminar, it is an opportunity to learn something from authoritative sources and to test one’s working assumptions with experts from the field. When OECD and GESIS join forces to organize ...

OECD seminar on “Translating and adapting Instruments in Large Scale Assessments”

by Pisana Ferrari – cApStAn Ambassador to the Global Village   Heading to Paris for the OECD seminar on "Translating and Adapting Instruments in Large Scale Assessments" (June 7-8), and proud to have two cApStAn speakers at this important meeting, designed to foster discussion and "cross-fertilisation of ideas" between different ...