A Comparison of the Results of Turkey in the 2003 2006 2009 Pisa Exams According to Geographical Regions and Type of Schools

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Baysal Z. N. , Şahenk Erkan S. S.

Procedia, Social and Behavioral Sciences, cilt.1, sa.46, ss.1106-1111, 2012 (Hakemsiz Dergi)

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 1 Konu: 46
  • Basım Tarihi: 2012
  • Dergi Adı: Procedia, Social and Behavioral Sciences
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.1106-1111


Nowadays, because of the globalization and the recent developments with in the educational systems, in Middle, South and North American, East Asian and North African and the European Union member countries, tests, such as PISA, TIMSS, and PIRLS, are administered to assess the achievement of the students at international level. This research is limited to only PISA, and the research question can be stated as what is the general situation in Turkey according to PISA 2003-2006-2009 exams results? The results and recommendations are provided in the full text. Key words: international tests, PISA exam, PISA results in Turkey.