ERIC Number: EJ648692
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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Test Scores, Creativity, and Global Competitiveness.
Bracey, Gerald W.
Phi Delta Kappan, v83 n10 p738-39 Jun 2002
Examines correlation between national test scores in mathematics from the Third International Mathematics and Science Study (TIMSS) and the Current Competitiveness Index (CCI). Finds, for example, that while the United States ranks 29th in TIMSS mathematics, it ranks second in competitiveness on the CCI. Korea ranks 3rd in mathematics, but 27th in competitiveness. Explains reasons for inverse relationships. (PKP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study