NAPLAN results inform schools, parents and policy. But too many kids miss the tests altogether
Today the NAPLAN testing window starts for more than a million students in Years 3, 5, 7 and 9. Over the next nine days students will sit literacy and numeracy tests which are designed to measure their reading, writing, numeracy, grammar, punctuation and spelling.
15 March 2023
Ten approaches to supporting evidence use across Australian school systems
The best-performing school systems internationally strive to develop their teachers to be more effective instructors. Australian school systems and sectors have implemented a range of initiatives to support and increase use of evidence and evidence-based practice.
20 December 2022
Intentional teaching leads to purposeful play-based learning
Evidence-based intentional teaching can help educators and teachers progress and support children’s learning. It is also important for educators and teachers to incorporate the intentionality of children and their families into their planning for children’s learning.
21 November 2022