PIRLS

AcronymDefinition
PIRLSProgress in International Reading Literacy Study
PIRLSPoisson Iteratively Reweighted Least Squares (statistical software)
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Sixty-one per cent of private school students in Dubai scored at and above international average in PIRLS and 62 per cent in ePIRLS.
4623 students from 209 classes in 149 Hungarian schools took part in the PIRLS Study, which involved fifty countries.
This was probably because the capacity of Taiwanese fifth and sixth grade elementary school students is weaker with regard to the interpretation process than the direct process performance, based on PIRLS (Ko, Chan & Chiu, 2013).
El primero es un modelo estimado por minimos cuadrados ordinarios que tiene como variable dependiente el desempeno en PIRLS 2011 y como variables explicativas el bullying directo e indirecto, ademas de las interacciones de estas variables con el genero del estudiante.
Sec is inspired by the PISA and PIRLS international reading comprehension tests (OECD, 2013), and distinguishes between reading as a leisure activity, an activity for the acquisition of models, and an activity to find relevant information in the informational noise of the current world.
Chestnut Hill: TIMMS & PIRLS International Study Center, Boston College.
This is another compilation of Puns In Real-Life Situations--or, appropriately, PIRLS.
The global study, carried out independently by the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), includes a new Global Index of Cognitive Skills and Educational Attainment, drawing on existing data from the international OECD-PISA, TIMMS and PIRLS assessments, as well as country-level data about literacy and school and university completion rates.
Notably, Florida participated as a separate system in PIRLS in 2011, and nine states participated as separate systems in TIMSS in 2011.
TIMSS 2007 International Mathematics Report: Findings from IEA's Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study at the Fourth and Eighth Grades, Chestnut Hill, MA: TIMSS & PIRLS International Study Center, Boston College.