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Australian Curriculum Assessment and Reporting Authority

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Australian Curriculum Assessment and Reporting Authority

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ACARA

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Research report

15 Mar 2017

ACARA has released its fifth National Assessment Program (NAP) – Science Literacy report. The report shows Australian Year 6 students’ science literacy levels have remained static.

Data from the NAP – science literacy assessments, held in late 2015, reveal little change in national...

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Research report

13 Dec 2016

Introduction

About ACARA

The Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting Authority (ACARA) is an independent authority focused on improving the learning of all young Australians through a national curriculum, the national assessment program...

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Dataset

03 Aug 2016

Summarises data showing how Australian school students perform in each year level, state/territory and by various demographics on a national scale in each of the four test domains.

This release contains preliminary summary information. The data released demonstrate that, compared to 2008...

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Research report

04 May 2016

The National Report on Schooling in Australia 2013 is the twenty-fifth annual report on Australia’s school education sector. It has been produced by the Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting Authority (ACARA) on behalf of the Education Council.

The report highlights...

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Research report

02 Dec 2015

Provides a wealth of data and information that are used by schools, governments and education authorities to inform decisions about the education of young Australians.

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The National Assessment Program—Literacy and Numeracy (NAPLAN) tests are conducted in May...

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Research report

17 Nov 2015

Assesses student ICT knowledge, understanding and skills, as well as students’ ability to use ICT creatively, critically and responsibly.

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This report is based on the fourth cycle of national assessments in information and communication technology (ICT)...

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Website

20 Oct 2015

The Australian Curriculum sets the expectations for what all Australian students should be taught, regardless of where they live or their background. For F-10, it means that students now have access to the same content, and their achievements can be judged against consistent national standards....

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Research report

20 Mar 2015

The latest figures from a report by the Australian Council for Educational Research (ACER) on the National Assessment Program in Civics and Citizenship (NAP-CC), released by the Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting Authority (ACARA) reveal that half of the Year 6 and Year 10 students...

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Research report

10 Dec 2014

The purpose of this document is to describe a common design and curriculum development process to help in developing language-specific curricula for Foundation to Year 10 as part of the Australian Curriculum. The document is also used in the development of the Framework for Aboriginal...

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Video lecture/presentation

24 Apr 2014

ACARA has released four new videos to support the Australian Curriculum. They are available in the...

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Research report

13 Dec 2016

Introduction

About ACARA

The Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting Authority (ACARA) is an independent authority focused on improving the learning of all young Australians through a national curriculum, the national assessment program...

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Research report

04 May 2016

The National Report on Schooling in Australia 2013 is the twenty-fifth annual report on Australia’s school education sector. It has been produced by the Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting Authority (ACARA) on behalf of the Education Council.

The report highlights...

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Research report

02 Dec 2015

Provides a wealth of data and information that are used by schools, governments and education authorities to inform decisions about the education of young Australians.

Summary
The National Assessment Program—Literacy and Numeracy (NAPLAN) tests are conducted in May...

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Website

20 Oct 2015

The Australian Curriculum sets the expectations for what all Australian students should be taught, regardless of where they live or their background. For F-10, it means that students now have access to the same content, and their achievements can be judged against consistent national standards....

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