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14 December 2017
A new study shows that Year 10 students’ civics and citizenship knowledge has fallen, but participation in civics and citizenship activity has increased. Julian Fraillon and Eveline Gebhardt report.
15 November 2017
Inquiry-based approaches to teaching yield substantial benefits to students, but an assessment of students’ science inquiry skills indicates more emphasis is needed on the development of inquiry-based teaching and learning. Abha Bhagat reports.
07 November 2017
Results from the latest international study of civic and citizenship education have found students’ knowledge in this learning domain is increasing in many countries.
01 November 2017
The 2017 Australian STEM Video Game Challenge, which encourages students as young as 10 years old to design and build a video game, turns classroom learning into a reality.
23 October 2017
New research explores the drivers influencing VET student behaviour and their impact on choice of provider and course in a competitive training market, as Justin Brown explains.
18 October 2017
New research investigates whether vocational training focuses on the skills employers value most.
13 October 2017
ACER is piloting a professional learning program to support primary teachers who experience maths anxiety.
Recognising excellence in educational leadership
12 December 2017
Children’s reading literacy achievement: PIRLS 2016
05 December 2017
Evidence-based education needs standardised assessment
24 November 2017