Testimonials, May 2014

'... There is such an unthinking current fashion against NAPLAN, often held by people who have never looked at the excellent tests, which have obviously been expertly devised to test perfectly appropriate skills and knowledge for the different ages...

'... congratulations to ACARA for providing such good testing and research ...'

Ms Elizabeth Jones, Sydney

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'(NAPLAN) 'is It’s a very useful diagnostic instrument, it’s something people shouldn’t really worry about and they should just treat the day as any other day ...'

Tim Hawks, Headmaster, Kings School

'I'm happy to take the test it because it pushes your brain to the limit.'

Year 7 student Dean Clarke

'... These national tests have the capability to pinpoint educational deficiencies and help identify where children are being left behind ...'

Belinda Seeney, parent

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