Essays about: "PISA"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 38 essays containing the word PISA.

  1. 1. THE WELL-BEING OF ACADEMICALLY RESILIENT STUDENTS IN GERMANY Reanalysis of PISA 2015 data using Structural Equation Modeling

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Deborah Elin Siebecke; [2020-01-22]
    Keywords : Academic Resilience; Disadvantaged High-Achievers; Well-Being; Academic Performance;

    Abstract : Aim:This study aims at investigating the well-being of academically resilient students, as well as examining a possible effect of well-being on achievement. In doing so, this study attempts at contributing to a smaller research gap concerning the well-being of academically resilient students. READ MORE

  2. 2. Graphic Novels as a Teaching Resource for Improving L2 English Reading Comprehension

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Lärande och samhälle

    Author : Ronja Cato; Kate Ehmann; [2020]
    Keywords : reading comprehension; visual literacy; graphic novels; ESL; L2 English;

    Abstract : Swedish L2 English pupils are required to develop their reading comprehension all while they are reading less and less during their free time. At the same time, Swedish students’ PISA scores are slowly but surely increasing. However, the PISA 2018 scores also show that 18% of the tested students do not reach the lowest acceptable level. READ MORE

  3. 3. DOES ICT USE AFFECT THE SOCIAL WELL-BEING AND ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE IN SWEDEN? EMPRICAL EVIDENCE FROM PISA 2015?

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Bas Senden; [2019-12-20]
    Keywords : Technology; Social well-being; Mediation; Academic performance; PISA;

    Abstract : Aim:This study takes a quantitative approach, using PISA 2015 data in order to investigate the ICT use of Swedish secondary school students and the effects it has on social well-being as well as academic performance. Importantly, the mediating effects of different aspects of social well-being are taken into consideration to investigate the role they play within the relationship between ICT use and learning outcomes. READ MORE

  4. 4. VIRTUAL AND REAL

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Industridesign

    Author : Yifan Li; [2019]
    Keywords : Arts and Architecture; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : According to the statistics from Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) and Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study (TIMSS), a continuously declining trend is showed in Swedish kids' mathematical performance during recent years. In comparison with other OECD countries, the mathematical literacy of 15-year-old students in Sweden is almost below average. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Impact of Homework on Student Achievement: Evidence from 57 countries

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Iker Arregui Alegria; Ruslan Gatykaev; [2019]
    Keywords : Homework; Test Scores; Study Time; Heterogeneity Analyses; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This paper examines the effect of homework on student achievement using data from 57 countries that participated in PISA 2006. For that, we use a within-student identification strategy that allows us to account for most confounding influences at the country, school and student level. READ MORE