Examining the evidence : Science achievement in Australian schools in TIMSS 2002

Sue Thomson, ACER
Nicole Fleming, ACER

TIMSS Australia monograph ; n.7


In Australia, 10030 students in 414 schools participated in the main sample of TIMSS 2002/03. Results are reported as average scores with the standard error, as distributions of scores, and as percentages of students who attain the international benchmarks, for countries and specific groups of students within Australia.