Pages with topic "NAPLAN"
6 Nov 2019 : Our union’s voice heard on NAPLAN
Our union has participated in the Stage One consultation of the NAPLAN Review being conducted by the Queensland, Victoria and New South Wales governments, independently of the federal government.
When NAPLAN reached its 10 year anniversary in 2018, researchers at Griffith University sought to investigate its purpose, function and value.
On Thursday 28 March, Queensland Minister for Education Grace Grace addressed the Queensland Parliament in response to the Queensland Review of NAPLAN 2018.
Once again the National Assessment Program - Literacy and Numeracy (NAPLAN) results of students across Australia have been used to create illusions of student and school achievement — while teachers’ professional judgements continue to be ignored.
11 Sep 2018 : Queensland reviews NAPLAN
Opportunity for teachers to have their say in survey
14 May 2018 : A decade of NAPLAN: time for change
With the National Assessment Program — Literacy and Numeracy coming into its 10th year of operation in schools, action towards making a change to the problematic standardised test is long overdue, as IEUA-QNT Assistant Secretary Paul Giles writes.
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.