|Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting Authority|
The Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting Authority (ACARA) is the independent authority responsible for the development of a national curriculum, a national assessment program and a national data collection and reporting program that supports 21st century learning for all Australian students.
|Review of Australian Curriculum - Final Report|
The Review of the Australian Curriculum Final Report was released in October 2014. In their report, the reviewers have highlighted a number of key areas they feel should be addressed to strengthen the Australian Curriculum. The Review’s Final Report and its recommendations will now be considered by all Australian education ministers.
The My School website enables visitors to search for profiles of almost 10,000 Australian schools. It is easy to quickly locate statistical and contextual information about schools in the local community and compare them with statistically similar schools across the country.
NAPLAN (National Assessment Program - Literacy and Numeracy) is an annual assessment for all students in Years 3, 5, 7 and 9. It tests the types of skills that are essential for every child to progress through school and life, in reading, writing, spelling, grammar and punctuation, and numeracy. The assessments are undertaken nationwide, every year in the second full week in May.
|Victorian Curriculum and Assessment Authority|
The Victorian Curriculum and Assessment Authority (VCAA) is an independent statutory body responsible to the Victorian Minister for Education, serving both government and non-government schools.
Foundation House develops publications and resources to enhance the understanding of the needs of people from refugee backgrounds among health and other professionals, government and the wider community. Recently produced publications encompass areas such as refugee health and wellbeing, school and education resources and curriculum material.
|Victorian Association for Gifted and Talented Children|
The Victorian Association for Gifted and Talented Children (VAGTC) is an Incorporated Association, which has as its primary interest, the welfare of gifted and talented children throughout Victoria. The purpose of the VAGTC is to support educators, parents and professionals to teach, raise, guide and advocate for gifted and talented children in Victoria.
ABC Splash brings you high-quality digital educational content from across the ABC and around the world. This website is packed with thousands of videos, audio clips, games and interactive tools. All resources are free to watch and play at home and in school and guaranteed to spark discussion and promote curiosity. There are special areas for parents and teachers featuring thought-provoking articles and blog posts, teaching resources and up-to-date education news.