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Further statement from ACARA CEO - NAPLAN 2018

13 August 2018

A further statement on NAPLAN 2018 results from ACARA CEO, Robert Randall:

ACARA will today provide states and territories with the NAPLAN data and report templates to enable them to commence the process of production of individual student reports this week. Parents should expect to receive reports later this month or in September depending on each state or territory administration authority.

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ACARA statement: NAPLAN 2018 results

10 August 2018

ACARA welcomes the further consideration given to NAPLAN reporting at a meeting with the Australian Education Senior Officials Committee (AESOC) today. Following the recent detailed work, there is strong confidence in the integrity of the 2018 results. 

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*UPDATED* ACARA statement: NAPLAN 2018 results

08 August 2018

In response to media reports today, ACARA CEO, Robert Randall, has issued a statement.

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Australian Curriculum: Mathematics recognised as global leader

25 July 2018

ACARA is working with the globally renowned Center for Curriculum Redesign (CCR) to develop an exemplar world-class mathematics curriculum that any country could use to inform their own curriculum design.

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Data updated on the National Report on Schooling data portal

18 July 2018

ACARA’s interactive resource the National Report on Schooling data portal has been updated with new data on schools and schooling.

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Machine-readable content on the Australian Curriculum website

16 July 2018

A new version of machine-readable content for the Australian Curriculum website is now available. This content can be downloaded from http://rdf.australiancurriculum.edu.au 
for the purposes of importing the Australian Curriculum into databases.

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ACARA - Assessment


We run the National Assessment Program – the national tests students sit in school – including NAPLAN.

We undertake a range of research activities to deliver NAPLAN tests in an online environment in the future.

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