Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA)
PISA is a triennial international survey which aims to evaluate education systems worldwide by testing the skills and knowledge of 15-year-old students who are nearing the end of their compulsory education.
PISA involves the assessment of Jamaican students in an international context
PISA assesses student knowledge, skills and competencies in scientific, mathematical and reading literacy. In addition, PISA includes an assessment of creative thinking. PISA covers a variety of skills and knowledge that has been taught in the classroom.