ACARA news, May 2022

New Australian Curriculum website now live


09 May 2022

The new Australian Curriculum website, hosting the updated and approved Australian Curriculum, Version 9.0, has been launched. The specially built website, v9.australiancurriculum.edu.au has been designed with teachers for teachers.

The new Australian Curriculum sets high expectations and standards for what all students should know and be able to do, and was endorsed by education ministers on 1 April 2022.

“The website is one of the few in the world that has digitised the curriculum so teachers will be able to quickly and intuitively find relevant information. Information is more accessible and lessons can be more easily planned,” ACARA CEO, David de Carvalho, said.

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NAPLAN begins on Tuesday 10 May


09 May 2022

The annual NAPLAN assessment begins tomorrow, with 1.2 million students set to take the test in more than 9,500 schools and campuses across Australia. 

This year marks the final year of transition to online testing, with all schools across Australia now participating in NAPLAN tests online.  

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