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Students tend to perform better in schools that provide an environment that is conducive to learning ...

„Students tend to perform better in schools that provide an environment that is conducive to learning. Most of all, this means that students listen to the teacher, treat other students with respect, and do not disrupt the flow of instruction (disciplinary climate).“

OECD (Hrsg.), „PISA in Focus 76“ (September 2017), S. 2

 

15-year-old students whose parents routinely engage in home-based activities with them ...

„PISA data show that 15-year-old students whose parents routinely engage in home-based activities with them, such as eating a meal together or spending time “just talking”, not only score higher, but they are also more satisfied with their life.“

OECD (Hrsg.), „PISA In Focus 2017/71“ (April 2017), S. 5

 

Students who regard their parents as being interested in their school life ...

„Students who regard their parents as being interested in their school life perform better, reported higher achievement motivation, and are more likely to be highly satisfied with their life than students who reported a lack of parental interest.“

OECD (Hrsg.), „PISA In Focus 2017/71“ (April 2017), S. 5

 

If parents and teachers establish relationships based on trust ...

If parents and teachers establish relationships based on trust, schools can rely on parents as valuable partners in the cognitive and socio-emotional education of their students.

OECD (Hrsg.), PISA 2015. Students Well-Being (2017), S. 6

 

The countries where many students feel anxious about a test ...

„PISA results show that countries where students are highly motivated to achieve also tend to be the countries where many students feel anxious about a test, even if they are well prepared for it.“

OECD (Hrsg.), „PISA 2015. Students’ Well-Being“ (2017), S. 6

 

Extreme Internet use ...

„In most participating countries, extreme Internet use – more than six hours per day – has a negative relationship with students’ life satisfaction and engagement at school.“

OECD (Hrsg.), „PISA 2015. Students’ Well-Being“ (2017), S. 6

 

Wahrscheinlichkeit, das Grundkompetenzniveau im Bereich Naturwissenschaften nicht zu erreichen ...

„Die Wahrscheinlichkeit, das Grundkompetenzniveau im Bereich Naturwissenschaften nicht zu erreichen, ist in den OECD-Ländern bei sozioökonomisch benachteiligten Schülerinnen und Schülern fast dreimal so hoch wie bei sozioökonomisch begünstigten Schülerinnen und Schülern.“

OECD (Hrsg.), „PISA 2015 Ergebnisse. Exzellenz und Chancengerechtigkeit in der Bildung“ (2016), S. 218

 

Ursachen der Leistungsvarianz ...

„Zu den Ursachen der Leistungsvarianz zählen in der Tat nicht nur die Lebensumstände der Schülerinnen und Schüler, sondern auch ihre unterschiedlichen Interessen und Erwartungen sowie ihre Einsatzbereitschaft.“

OECD (Hrsg.), „PISA 2015 Ergebnisse. Exzellenz und Chancengerechtigkeit in der Bildung“ (2016), S. 224

 

Attitude-Achievement-Paradox ...

„Die in PISA ermittelten Durchschnittswerte für naturwissenschaftliche Aktivitäten, Freude an Naturwissenschaften und instrumentelle Motivation korrelieren allesamt negativ mit den Durchschnittsergebnissen in PISA, ein Phänomen, das häufig als „Attitude-Achievement-Paradox“ bezeichnet wird.“

OECD (Hrsg.), „PISA 2015 Ergebnisse. Exzellenz und Chancengerechtigkeit in der Bildung“ (2016), S. 148-151

 

Sicherzustellen, dass die begabtesten und nicht die wohlhabendsten Schülerinnen und Schüler Zugang zu den besten Bildungsmöglichkeiten haben ...

„Sicherzustellen, dass die begabtesten und nicht die wohlhabendsten Schülerinnen und Schüler Zugang zu den besten Bildungsmöglichkeiten haben, ermöglicht […] einen effizienten Einsatz von Ressourcen und eine generelle Verbesserung der Ergebnisse im Bildungs- und Sozialbereich.“

OECD (Hrsg.), „PISA 2015 Ergebnisse. Exzellenz und Chancengerechtigkeit in der Bildung“ (2016), S. 218

 

Konzentration von Schülerinnen und Schülern mit Migrationshintergrund nicht automatisch negative Effekte ...

„Die Konzentration von Schülerinnen und Schülern mit Migrationshintergrund in bestimmten Schulen hat nicht automatisch negative Effekte auf die Leistungen oder die soziale Integration der Schüler.“

OECD (Hrsg.), „PISA 2015 Ergebnisse. Exzellenz und Chancengerechtigkeit in der Bildung“ (2016), S. 278

 

The amount of time that students spend learning is a basic component of their opportunity to learn ...

„The amount of time that students spend learning is a basic component of their opportunity to learn. […] An increase in class time of up to four hours per week is associated with a large improvement in performance in the three PISA subjects.“

OECD (Hrsg.), „Equations and Inequalities“ (2016), S. 133

 

No association between school autonomy and student performance ...

„After accounting for the socio-economic profile of students and schools, there is no association between school autonomy and student performance in science, on average across OECD countries.“

OECD (Hrsg.), „PISA 2015 Results. Policies and Practices for Successful Schools“ (2016), S. 37

 

Pervasive truancy in a school seems to affect even students who may not be truants themselves ...

„Pervasive truancy in a school seems to affect even students who may not be truants themselves. […] Student truancy has a discernible effect on the learning environment and, ultimately, on student performance and engagement.“

OECD (Hrsg.), „PISA 2015 Results. Policies and Practices for Successful Schools“ (2016), S. 36

 

Teachers are more likely to use all teaching practices if there is a better disciplinary climate ...

„According to PISA data, students say that their teachers are more likely to use all teaching practices if there is a better disciplinary climate (except for student-oriented strategies), a system of classroom management in place, and students feel supported by their teachers and have good relations with them. Other PISA findings also show that the disciplinary climate in mathematics lessons and student performance go hand-in-hand.“

OECD (Hrsg.), „Ten Questions for Mathematics Teachers“ (2016), S. 29

 

Students who had skipped a whole day of school prior to the PISA assessment ...

„On average across OECD countries, students who had skipped a whole day of school at least once in the two weeks prior to the PISA assessment score 45 points lower in the science assessment than students who had not skipped a day of school (33 points lower after accounting for the socio-economic profile of students and schools).“

OECD (Hrsg.), „PISA 2015 Results. Policies and Practices for Successful Schools“ (2016), S. 36

 

Students do not score higher in science when frequently exposed to enquirybased instruction ...

„Perhaps surprisingly, in no education system do students who reported that they are frequently exposed to enquirybased instruction (when they are encouraged to experiment and engage in hands-on activities) score higher in science.“

OECD (Hrsg.), „PISA 2015 Results. Policies and Practices for Successful Schools“ (2016), S. 36

 

Greater choice to parents and students ...

„In recent decades, reforms in many countries have tended to give greater choice to parents and students, to enable them to choose the schools that meet the child’s education needs or preferences.“

OECD (Hrsg.), „PISA 2015 Results (Volume II): Policies and Practices for Successful Schools (2016), S. 126

 

Schools conduct their own entrance examinations in Macao ...

„In Macao (China), although there are no national examinations, schools conduct their own entrance examinations at both the lower and upper secondary levels.“

OECD (Hrsg.), „PISA 2015 Results (Volume II): Policies and Practices for Successful Schools (2016), S. 130

 

Teachers adapt their instruction to students’ needs in smaller classes ...

„On average across OECD countries, students in smaller classes reported more frequently than students in larger classes that their teachers adapt their instruction to students’ needs, knowledge and level of understanding.“

OECD (Hrsg.), PISA 2015. Results in Focus (2016), S. 11

 

Teacher-directed science instruction ...

„The goal of teacher-directed science instruction is to provide a well-structured, clear and informative lesson on a topic, which usually includes teachers’ explanations, classroom debates and students’ questions. Even if these strategies render students passive during class, some teacher direction is essential if students are expected to acquire generally accepted science knowledge.“

OECD (Hrsg.), „PISA 2015 Results (Volume II): Policies and Practices for Successful Schools (2016), S. 63

 

Teacher-directed instruction ...

„Across OECD countries, teacher-directed instruction is more commonly used in socio-economically advantaged schools than in disadvantaged schools.“

OECD (Hrsg.), „PISA 2015 Results (Volume II): Policies and Practices for Successful Schools (2016), S. 65

 

Hands-on activities ...

„Some of the arguments against using hands-on activities in science class should not be completely disregarded. These include that these activities do not promote deep knowledge, that they are an inefficient use of time, or that they only work when there is good laboratory material and teacher preparation.“

OECD (Hrsg.), „PISA 2015 Results (Volume II): Policies and Practices for Successful Schools (2016), S. 71

 

What makes schools effective ...

„Research into what makes schools effective finds that learning requires an orderly, supportive and positive environment both in and outside the classroom.“

OECD (Hrsg.), „PISA 2015 Results (Volume II): Policies and Practices for Successful Schools (2016), S. 81

 

Schulschwänzen ...

„On average across OECD countries, students who had skipped a whole day of school at least once in the two weeks prior to the PISA assessment score 45 points lower in the science assessment than students who had not skipped a day of school (33 points lower after accounting for the socio-economic profile of students and schools).“

OECD (Hrsg.), „PISA 2015 Results (Volume II): Policies and Practices for Successful Schools (2016), S. 81

 

Zuspätkommen ...

„On average across OECD countries, students who had arrived late for school at least once in the two weeks prior to the PISA assessment score 27 points lower on the science assessment than students who had never arrived late, and 23 points lower after accounting for the socio-economic profile of students and schools.“

OECD (Hrsg.), „PISA 2015 Results (Volume II): Policies and Practices for Successful Schools (2016), S. 84

 

Respektlosigkeit ...

„The most negative association with science performance, both before and after accounting for the socio-economic status of students and schools, is students lacking respect for their teachers, followed by student truancy, students skipping classes and students intimidating or bullying other students.“

OECD (Hrsg.), „PISA 2015 Results (Volume II): Policies and Practices for Successful Schools (2016), S. 93

 

Promoting students regardless of their mastery of the content ...

„If the curriculum is cumulative and further learning depends on a solid understanding of what had been previously learned, then promoting students regardless of their mastery of the content might put lowperforming students in an increasingly difficult position at higher grades.“

OECD (Hrsg.), „PISA 2015 Results (Volume II): Policies and Practices for Successful Schools (2016), S. 160

 

Countries with low academic inclusion and high social inclusion ...

„Some countries and economies, such as the Netherlands, have low academic inclusion (performance varies considerably between schools) and high social inclusion (advantaged and disadvantaged students are relatively evenly distributed across schools), whereas others, like Spain, have high academic inclusion and low socio-economic inclusion.“

OECD (Hrsg.), „PISA 2015 Results (Volume II): Policies and Practices for Successful Schools (2016), S. 173

 

Benefits of doing homework ...

„Doing homework can help students identify and apply material they have learned, provide additional stimulation for highperforming students, and guarantee that struggling students are learning the basics.“

OECD (Hrsg.), „PISA 2015 Results (Volume II): Policies and Practices for Successful Schools (2016), S. 216

 

Extracurricular activities can improve students' cognitive and non-cognitive skills ...

„Extracurricular activities, such as sports activities and teams, debate clubs, academic clubs, bands, orchestras or choirs, can improve students’ cognitive and non-cognitive skills.“

OECD (Hrsg.), „PISA 2015 Results (Volume II): Policies and Practices for Successful Schools (2016), S. 218

 

Skills needed to succeed in school - and beyond ...

„Skills such as persistence, independence, following instructions, working well within groups, dealing with authority figures and fitting in with peers are needed for students to succeed in school – and beyond.“

OECD (Hrsg.), „PISA 2015 Results (Volume II): Policies and Practices for Successful Schools (2016), S. 218

 

Inequalities already present when students enter formal schooling ...

„Many of the inequalities observed in school systems are already present when students first enter formal schooling and persist as students progress through education.“

OECD (Hrsg.), „PISA 2015 Results (Volume II): Policies and Practices for Successful Schools (2016), S. 218

 

Countries where teachers’ salaries are higher ...

„PISA shows that, on average, a higher percentage of students expects to work as teachers in countries where teachers’ salaries are higher.“

OECD (Hrsg.), „PISA in Focus“ Nr. 58, Dezember 2015, S. 1

 

15-year-old pupils in Denmark and Austria ...

„15-year-old pupils in Denmark receive four hours of instruction per week in mathematics and 4.7 hours in language, while pupils of the same age in Austria receive only 2.7 hours of weekly classroom lessons in mathematics and 2.4 hours in language.“

Univ.-Prof. Dr. Victor Lavy, „Do Differences in Schools' Instruction Time Explain International Achievement Gaps?“ in „The Economic Journal“ 125 (November 2015), S. 397

 

Total weekly hours of instruction in mathematics, language and science is 55 % higher in Denmark than in Austria ...

„Overall, total weekly hours of instruction in mathematics, language and science is 55 % higher in Denmark (11.5 hours) than in Austria (7.4 hours).“

Univ.-Prof. Dr. Victor Lavy, „Do Differences in Schools' Instruction Time Explain International Achievement Gaps?“ in „The Economic Journal“ 125 (November 2015), S. 397

 

The average 15-year-old student in an OECD country ...

„Based on students’ self-reports in PISA 2012, the average 15-year-old student in an OECD country spends 3 hours and 38 minutes per week in mathematics lessons. […] Across OECD countries, students in 2012 spent an average of 13 minutes per week more in mathematics classes than they did in 2003.“

OECD (Hrsg.), „PISA in Focus“, Nr. 54, August 2015, S. 1f

In Österreich sind es hingegen nur 2 Stunden 36 Minuten; um 10 Minuten weniger als im Jahr 2003. (Quelle: ebendort)

 

Österreichs 10-Jährige ...

„Austria is among the countries with the largest differences between native Austrians and immigrants when controlling for socio-economic status. This result is confirmed by TIMSS/PIRLS 2011 for pupils who do not have German as their mother tongue when controlling for cultural capital.“

Michael Bruneforth, MA, u. a., „Country Background Report for Austria“ (2015), S. 47

 

15-Jährige Österreichs mit Schule sehr zufrieden ...

„82 % of students are satisfied with their school (a larger proportion than in most OECD countries) and 77 % of students find the conditions in their school ideal, compared to the OECD average of 61 %.“

Michael Bruneforth, MA, u. a., „Country Background Report for Austria“ (2015), S. 117

 

Österreichs 15-Jährige fühlen sich in der Schule wohl ...

„While in 2003 Austria was already one of the countries where students expressed the strongest sense of belonging at school, the situation improved further until 2012: the proportion of students who reported that they feel lonely at school shrank from an already low level, and the proportion of students who reported that other students seem to like them increased from 78 % to 94 %.“

Michael Bruneforth, MA, u. a., „Country Background Report for Austria“ (2015), S. 117

 

Arbeitsmoral der LehrerInnen ...

„The highest positive values of the index are found for Austria, United Kingdom and Ireland, and the lowest negative values for the index were found in Italy, Spain and Greece.“

EU-Kommission (Hrsg.), „Teaching Practices in Primary and Secondary Schools in Europe“ (2015), S. 98

 

Schweden ...

„The performance of 15 year-olds in the OECD’s Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) surveys deteriorated steadily between 2000 and 2012 in all three core subjects measured — mathematics, reading and science. The decline over the past decade has been greater than that of any other country participating in PISA.“

EU-Kommission (Hrsg.), „Education and Training Monitor 2015 - Country analysis“ (2015), S. 262

 

Performance of Swedish 15-year olds in mathematics ...

„The performance of Swedish 15-year olds in mathematics, literacy and science has been steadily declining since the first OECD Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) survey in 2000.“

Jon Kristian Pareliussen u. a., „Skills and Inclusive Growth in Sweden“ (2015), S. 5

 

Sweden experienced the most rapid decline of all OECD countries ...

„Over the past decade Sweden experienced the most rapid decline of all OECD countries in the performance of 15-year olds, as measured in the PISA survey.“

Jon Kristian Pareliussen u. a., „Skills and Inclusive Growth in Sweden“ (2015), S. 8

 

The kinds of skills that are easiest to teach and test ...

„The kinds of skills that are easiest to teach and test are also easiest to automate, digitise and outsource.“

Dr. Andreas Schleicher, „Schools for 21st-Century Learners“ (2015), S. 12

 

Finland has in fact lost 22 points since 2000 ...

„Finland has in fact lost 22 points since 2000. This immense loss is only surpassed by Sweden which has lost a stunning 33 points on the PISA reading scale since 2000.“

Univ.-Prof. Dr. Ludger Wößmann, „The Economic Case for Education“ (2014), S. 24

 

PISA test scores are not measuring the ‚quality‘ of a country’s schooling system ...

„PISA test scores are not measuring the ‚quality‘ of a country’s schooling system per se. Rather, PISA test scores are influenced by several factors, many of which are beyond schools’ control (e.g. the willingness of parents to provide their children with extra tuition).“

Dr. John Jerrim, „Why do East Asian children perform so well in PISA?“ (2014), S. 17

 

Monitoring of student outcomes ...

„There is increasing recognition that the monitoring of student outcomes must extend beyond knowledge and skills in key subject areas and include broader learning outcomes, including students’ critical thinking skills, social competencies, engagement with learning and overall well-being.“

OECD (Hrsg.), „Improving Schools in Wales“ (2014), S. 121

 

Summative assessment culture in many parts of the world ...

„The summative assessment culture that has emerged in many parts of the world, especially in the United States, has undermined one of the most potent uses of tests; i.e., as learning tools.“

Univ.-Prof. Dr. Olusola Adesope u. a., „The neglected benefits of testing: Implications for classroom and self-directed learning“ in „The WERA Educational Journal“, August 2013, S. 22

 

Policies aimed at supporting immigrant students ...

„Not understanding the language of the country of residence upon arrival is a disadvantage; but so is insufficient exposure to that language outside of school. Policies aimed at supporting immigrant students who do not speak the language of assessment at home should focus on both school and home.“

OECD (Hrsg.), „PISA 2012 Results: Excellence through Equity“ (2013), S. 80

 

PISA has thrown a country to the top of the international ranking charts ...

Finnland: „PISA has thrown a country to the top of the international ranking charts that least follows the OECD’s ‘standard global reform package’ – i.e. an accountability-driven and standardized-test based model of global education.“

Univ.-Prof. Dr. Heinz-Dieter Meyer u. a., „PISA and the Globalization of Education Governance: some puzzles and problems“ in Meyer u. a., „PISA, Power und Policy“ (2013), S. 14

 

In Shanghai schools, children are geared to an exam-oriented culture ...

„In Shanghai schools, children are geared to an exam-oriented culture and a teaching system that emphasizes memorization and rote learning. They drill a lot and learn basic facts and structures of logic from these repetitive exercises.”

Univ.-Prof. Dr. David Kamens, „Globalization and the Emergence of an Audit Culture: PISA and the search for ‘best practices’ and magic bullets“ in Meyer u. a., „PISA, Power und Policy“ (2013), S. 132

 

Die besten Studierenden für den Lehrerberuf durch höheres Gehalt sowie berufliches Ansehen ...

„Im Allgemeinen gewinnen Länder, die in PISA gut abschneiden, die besten Studierenden für den Lehrerberuf, indem sie ihnen ein höheres Gehalt sowie berufliches Ansehen bieten. […] So verdienen beispielsweise Lehrkräfte der Sekundarstufe I in Korea und der Partnervolkswirtschaft Hongkong (China), zwei leistungsstarken Systemen bei der PISA-Lesekompetenzstudie, über das Doppelte des Pro-Kopf-BIP des betreffenden Landes.“

OECD (Hrsg.), „PISA im Fokus 13“ (Februar 2012), S. 3

... und damit mehr als Doppelte der Lehrkräfte Österreichs.

 

The countries that perform well in PISA attract the best students into the teaching profession ...

„The countries that perform well in PISA attract the best students into the teaching profession by offering them higher salaries and greater professional status.“

OECD (Hrsg.), „PISA in Focus 13“ (Februar 2012), S. 3

 

Frankreich ist das Land der großen Diskrepanz ...

„Frankreich ist das Land der großen Diskrepanz: Während die Elite fast mit der internationalen Spitzengruppe mithalten kann, befinden sich 40 % seiner Schützlinge in den Tiefen des Rankings. Auf der einen Seite ist man auf Augenhöhe mit Finnland und Südkorea, auf der anderen nähert man sich Mexiko und der Türkei an.“

Univ.-Prof. Dr. Christian Baudelot, übersetzt von und zitiert nach Univ.-Prof. Dr. Christine Delory-Momberger, „Der Umgang mit Diversität als ein fundamentales Problem der französischen Schule“ in Schelle u. a., „Schule und Unterricht in Frankreich“ (2012), S. 18

 

The performance advantage among students whose parents read to them in their early school years is evident ...

„Fifteen-year-old students whose parents often read books with them during their first year of primary school show markedly higher scores in PISA 2009 than students whose parents read with them infrequently or not at all. The performance advantage among students whose parents read to them in their early school years is evident regardless of the family’s socio-economic background.“

OECD (Hrsg.), „PISA in Focus 10" (November 2011), S. 1

 

It does not require a PhD or unlimited hours for parents to make a difference ...

„It does not require a PhD or unlimited hours for parents to make a difference. […] What these activities do demand, though, is genuine interest and active engagement.“

OECD (Hrsg.), „PISA in Focus 10“ (November 2011), S. 1

 

Students whose parents discuss political or social issues with them ...

„Students whose parents discuss political or social issues with them either weekly or daily score 28 points higher, on average, than those whose parents discuss these issues less often or not at all. […] When socio-economic background is taken into account, the score point advantage drops, but remains important – 16 score points.“

OECD (Hrsg.), „PISA in Focus 10“ (November 2011), S. 3

 

When parents read a book with their child ...

„The score point difference in reading that is associated with parental involvement is largest when parents read a book with their child, when they talk about things they have done during the day, and when they tell stories to their children.“

OECD (Hrsg.), „PISA in Focus 10“ (November 2011), S. 3

 

All parents can help their children achieve their full potential ...

„All parents can help their children achieve their full potential by spending some time talking and reading with their children – even, perhaps especially, when their children are very young.“

OECD (Hrsg.), „PISA in Focus 10“ (November 2011), S. 4

 

Kinder mit einem in der Türkei geborenen Vater ...

„Von den Kindern mit einem in der Türkei geborenen Vater können 56 % (14 % unter und 42 % auf Level 1) im Alter von zehn Jahren nicht sinnerfassend lesen.“

Univ.-Prof. Mag. Dr. Gudrun Biffl u. a., „Schule – Migration – Gender“ (2011), S. 25

 

Jeder vierte männliche Jugendliche Opfer direkter Gewalthandlungen ...

„Jeder vierte männliche Jugendliche war im letzten halben Jahr mindestens zweimal Opfer direkter Gewalthandlungen, jeder dritte war mindestens zweimal Täter.“

Univ.-Prof. Dr. Ferdinand Eder, „PISA 2009, Nationale Zusatzanalysen – Einzelzusammenfassungen“ (2011), S. 3

 

Ruhe und Disziplin in der Klasse ...

„Etwa 32 % (Anm.: der 15-Jährigen Österreichs) berichten, dass es von ihren Lehrpersonen ‚die meisten‘ oder ‚alle‘ oft nicht schaffen, ‚die nötige Ruhe und Disziplin in der Klasse herzustellen‘.“

Univ.-Prof. Dr. Ferdinand Eder, „PISA 2009, Nationale Zusatzanalysen – Einzelzusammenfassungen“ (2011), S. 22

 

Österreichische Jugendliche weisen vielfältige und häufige Gewalterfahrungen auf ...

„Insgesamt zeigen die auf Selbsteinschätzungen beruhenden Ergebnisse, dass österreichische Jugendliche vielfältige und häufige Gewalterfahrungen aufweisen. Die Angaben für direkte Gewalterfahrungen fielen noch höher aus als in den beiden HBSC Studien der OECD.“

Mag. Dr. Dagmar Strohmeier, „PISA 2009, Nationale Zusatzanalysen – Einzelzusammenfassungen“ (2011), S. 26

 

Norwegen: Teacher's role reduced to facilitator ...

„Analysis of declining Norwegian results in the international surveys revealed that students were sometimes left alone to construct their knowledge from a multitude of experience and the teacher's role was being reduced to facilitator.“

EU-Kommission (Hrsg.), „Mathematics Education in Europe“ (2011), S. 23

 

Mathematikleistung am Ende der Grundschulzeit vorhersagbar ...

„Internationale Studien zeigten, dass sich ein erheblicher Teil der Mathematikleistung am Ende der Grundschulzeit anhand der Zahlenfertigkeit des letzten Kindergartenjahres vorhersagen lasse.“

Univ.-Prof. Dr. Heinz-Elmar Tenorth, Bildungswissenschaftler an der Humboldt-Universität Berlin, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung vom 24. September 2010

 

Pupils aged 15 in Denmark are exposed to 4 hours of instruction per week ...

„Pupils aged 15 in Denmark are exposed to 4 hours of instruction per week in math and 4.7 in language, while pupils of the same age in Austria have only 2.7 hours of weekly classroom lessons in math and 2.4 in language.“

Univ.-Prof. Dr. Victor Lavy, „Do Differences in School's Instruction Time Explain International Achievement Gaps in Maths, Science and Language?“ (2010), S. 1

 

Overall, total weekly hours of instruction in math, language and science ...

„Overall, total weekly hours of instruction in math, language and science is 55 percent higher in Denmark (11.5 hours) than in Austria (7.4 hours).“

Univ.-Prof. Dr. Victor Lavy, „Do Differences in School's Instruction Time Explain International Achievement Gaps in Maths, Science and Language?“ (2010), S. 1