By Bill Lucas
Countries need to explicitly care about human dignity and value cultural diversity as well as wanting to move up the Pisa performance league table, writes a leading educationalist
In 2018, Pisa will be reporting on a new domain, Global Competence. The test will measure analytical and critical thinking skills, as well as intercultural understanding of global issues.
It will also survey students’ attitudes through questionnaires to gauge their openness towards people from other cultures, respect for cultural otherness, global-mindedness and responsibility.