National Literacy and Numeracy Learning Progressions
26 September 2017
As part of the National STEM School Education Strategy, ACARA and the NSW Department of Education are developing National Literacy and Numeracy Learning Progressions for use by teachers in the classroom.
The learning progressions are an important tool to assist teachers in implementing the Australian Curriculum for English and Mathematics.Read more
Statement in relation to AEU correspondence with ministers
07 September 2017
Federal, state and territory education ministers have agreed that NAPLAN will move online over a two–three-year transition period.
The benefits of moving to NAPLAN Online include: better assessment; faster turnaround of results to teachers and parents; more precise measurement of student ability; and a test that is more engaging for students.Read more
ACARA's new corporate plan published
04 September 2017
On 31 August, ACARA published its 2017–18 corporate plan, which sets the ACARA's purposes and performance measures for the 2017–18 year as well as authority's responsibilities and priorities for the next four years.Read more