Every three years, 15-year-olds across the world sit the Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA), a test of science, maths and reading skills.

The results of the sixth PISA were released on December 6 by European Commissioner for Education, Culture, Youth and Sport Tibor Navracsics and the deputy secretary-general of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), Douglas Frantz.

"We must continue to support Member States in overcoming disadvantages related...

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