Pages with topic "NAPLAN"
13 Jun 2017 : Rising equity concerns over NAPLAN
NAPLAN must be inclusive of all students including those with a disability and those from diverse linguistic, cultural and socio-economic backgrounds.
16 Aug 2016 : NAPLAN online: it is up to the test?
With some Queensland schools introducing online testing of NAPLAN next year, the disadvantages, more than the benefits, of digitising remain of most concern.
30 Sep 2015 : NAPLAN: only the test to blame for results
The disappointing preliminary results from the 2015 National Assessment Program – Literacy and Numeracy (NAPLAN) indicates a problem with the test rather than the teaching, according to a Charles Sturt University (CSU) literacy expert.
18 Aug 2014 : Expert review of NAPLAN needed
The need for an expert review of NAPLAN is now more apparent than ever, and has been highlighted further by this year’s low-test scores in writing skills in the wake of testing problems.
13 May 2014 : New Senate report brings NAPLAN’s failings to light
Seven years on NAPLAN itself has been assessed by a Senate Committee and found to be in need of an overhaul. IEUA-QNT Assistant Secretary/Treasurer Paul Giles discusses these recommendations.