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A Discussion of “Measuring Success in Education: The Role of Effort on the Test Itself”

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US students tend to score lower than we Americans would like on international tests.

For example, on the 2012 Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) that was taken in 65 countries around the world including US high school students, our students scored 36th in math. (p. 292)

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Ellen Clardy, PhD

Professor of Economics at Houston Christian University since 2010 — Want help with econ basics? Search Dr. Clardy on YouTube.