Learning about Students' Mathematical Literacy from PISA 2003
The need for mathematical literacy in our world today and shares results from the 2003 PISA assessment of mathematical literacy. Includes ideas for incorporating similar problems in the classroom. Several examples of PISA problems are included, as well an internet address where other released PISA test items can be found.
S M. McCrone, J A. Dossey, Ross Turner, and M M. Lindquist. "Learning about Students' Mathematical Literacy from PISA 2003" Mathematics Teacher Aug. 2008: 34-39.