“Are girls really better at reading than boys, or are the tests painting a false picture?”

“”Based on earlier research, it appears that PIRLS and PISA — i.e. the tests used in schools — are designed in a way that may favour girls. PIAAC is designed differently. This could be one explanation as to why we are seeing gender differences in the results,” says Solheim.”

“Are girls really better at reading than boys, or are the tests painting a false picture?”

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