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The R package ‘RALSA’

Several statistical packages exist for analyzing data stemming from international large-scale assessments. RALSA is a new package that came to life in November 2020.

Call for Papers: NEPS and Methodological Innovations in Longitudinal Large-Scale Assessments

LSAE is launching a special issue bringing together contributions from different disciplines that can help improve methodological practices in longitudinal large-scale assessments in education.

KWiK study results released: German schools are coping well responding to the pandemic

Initial findings from KWiK, based on a school principal survey in seven German states, finds schools are coping well with the challenges posed by the pandemic. However, certain student groups require additional support.

ICILS recognized as official EU-level target

ICILS data have been recognized by the European Council and EU Member States to support strategic priorities towards the European Education Area and beyond (2021-2030).

New Research and Development Call

IEA invites research proposals until 3 May which advance and improve the science and methodology of IEA studies, ensuring that they remain at the forefront of international large-scale assessments in education.

IRC Call for Proposals: Deadline April 11, 2021

A hybrid mode will be incorporated into this year’s IEA IRC, for those opting to deliver their presentations remotely, to allow for some much needed flexibility during this time of uncertainty.   

Northern Lights on Civic and Citizenship Education

The new open access book offers a cross-national comparison of Nordic Data from ICCS and examines core themes and recent reforms in democratic citizenship in the Nordic national curricula.

Highest downloads recorded for Large-scale Assessments in Education journal

Large-scale Assessments in Education is growing year to year with downloads nearly doubling to 144,000 in 2020.

Hybrid option announced for IRC presenters

In recognition of the impact of COVID-19, and as we remain committed to prioritizing the health and safety of IRC participants, a hybrid mode will be made available for presenters at the upcoming IEA IRC.

Apply for the IEA Awards 2021

IEA offers two annual awards to recognize high-quality empirical research that makes use of IEA data. The next application deadline is 31 March 2021.