Monday, February 24, 2020
Education shortcomings in Argentina.
Argentina performed poorly in the latest triennial Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) tests, carried out in 2018 with results reported in December 2019. Argentine students ranked 63rd out of 79 countries in reading skills, 65th in sciences and 71st in mathematics. Shortfalls are concentrated in secondary education and particularly in state schools, with unions resistant to reform.