ACARA news, June 2013

ACARA submission to the Senate inquiry about NAPLAN

09 June 2013

Today the Sydney Morning Herald published Strong curriculum, not assessment, lies at heart of learning, an edited version of an article by ACARA CEO Rob Randall about our submission to the Senate inquiry into the effectiveness of NAPLAN.

Read the entire article by Rob Randall.

Read ACARA’s submission to the Senate inquiry.

In The Australian, ACARA Chair Prof. Barry McGaw AO recently wrote A test to suit the 21st century, detailing not only the dividends NAPLAN tests pay to students, teachers and the community today, but ACARA’s plans for the tests in future years, which will offer more precision and alignment to the Australian Curriculum.