Competenze PIAAC


Why Assess the Skills of Adults?

The skills that are assessed in PIAAC (literacy, numeracy and problem solving in technology-rich environmentsrepresent cross-cutting cognitive skills that provide a foundation for effective and successful participation in the social and economic life of advanced economies. Understanding the level and distribution of these skills among the adult population in participating countries, as well as the ways such skills are developed and maintained, and the social and economic benefits for individuals, is important for policy makers in a range of areas of social and economic policy.




Problem Solving in Technology-Rich Environments