Monthly Archives: April 2012


The Educational Research Centre (ERC) recently published a report on the Irish results on the OECD PISA international study of mathematics. The following quote is from this report: “However, Ireland has significantly fewer students at the higher proficiency levels (at/above Level 5) than the OECD average (6.7% compared to 12.7%), […]

PISA Study Suggests Ireland Fails To Challenge High Ability Students