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2019-NAPLAN-National-Report

Key to consistent high progress in NAPLAN

Explicit teaching, collaborating on the analysis of formative assessment data, and focused professional learning – these are some of the practices that are prevalent in schools that consistently deliver high progress in NAPLAN. Read more

The dimensions of the Australian curriculum

By David de Carvalho, CEO of the Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting Authority (ACARA).

The Australian curriculum, which underpins the teaching and learning in all Australian schools, is currently under review. Read more

Stolen Generations Resource Kit launched

New lesson plans detailing the lived experiences of the Stolen Generations have been launched, together with grants to support school communities in running activities based on the new resource to increase students’ understanding about this important part of Australia’s history.

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ACARA appoints new CEO

The Board of the Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting Authority (ACARA) has announced that David de Carvalho has commenced his role as the organisation’s new CEO.

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