Irwin Kirsch is the Director of the Center for Global Assessment at Educational Testing Service (ETS). He is also an expert on literacy and skills assessment. He has a wide experience directing US and international large-scale assessments on literacy. He is currently Project Manager of PIAAC (Programme for the International Assessment of Adult Competencies), an international large-scale assessment in which Portugal participates.
Skills and social inequalities
Understanding and using assessment data properly
OI: The data collected in these international assessment surveys can be used, at least indirectly, to evaluate national education systems?
PIAAC: a new generation of skill assessment surveys