For the first time since sample testing began, a small but significant gender gap in science outcomes has emerged – in favour of girls
ACARA is now supporting the teaching of consumer and financial literacy in schools
Finland’s schools, which are considered among the world’s best, have no mandated standardised tests. Some argue that Australia should follow suit.
Making news this week, NAPLAN results are released, a school cops a huge fine and students fall ill after eating toxic substance.
Improving NAPLAN results should stem from evidence-based measures, says Federal Education Minister, Simon Birmingham.
The NAPLAN results have revealed some surprises when it comes to how students are performing in literacy and numeracy.