Getting Ready for PIRLS Data Collection

Posted on August 12, 2021

The Centre for Evaluation an Assessment (CEA) has completed the packing of assessment material in preparation for the data collection phase of the Progress in International Reading Literacy Study (PIRLS) 2021. South Africa is participating in its fourth cycle of the study. PIRLS is an international reading literacy assessment which provides comparative data about how well children read for meaning after four years of primary schooling. The study is being conducted internationally by the International Association for the Evaluation of Educational Achievement (IEA). The PIRLS 2021 data collection in South Africa is scheduled for August 2021 across all the provinces in the country.

Published by Thabo Masenamela

Copyright © University of Pretoria 2022. All rights reserved.

COVID-19 Corona Virus South African Resource Portal

To contact the University during the COVID-19 lockdown, please send an email to [email protected]

Click here for frequently asked questions for first year UP students

FAQ's Email Us Virtual Campus Share Cookie Preferences