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18 July 2019
Katherine Dix describes the pilot of Australia’s first social norms-based drug and alcohol program for secondary school students.
07 June 2019
An international mathematical modelling competition is helping to produce students who can not only solve problems set by others, but are able to identify and address problems themselves.
04 June 2019
The crucial role of context to the teaching, learning and assessment of interpersonal skills is one of the key messages from researchers speaking at ACER’s Research Conference 2019.
28 May 2019
An ACER teaching and learning program is helping to prepare students for the next large-scale international assessment of mathematics and science.
21 May 2019
Changes occurring in the disability sector as a result of the NDIS have significant implications for the training of support workers, and the trainers themselves. Kate Perkins and Justin Brown report.
06 May 2019
Louise Wignall describes an ACER evaluation of professional development programs for Vocational Education and Training (VET) teachers and assessors.
02 May 2019
The first study of Australian VET programs delivered overseas shows students enrol in order to gain English language skills that make them more employable, access to foreign cultures and opportunities to work overseas. Justin Brown reports.
Challenging student attitudes toward risky behaviour
18 July 2019
Literacy and numeracy for the 21st century
11 July 2019
Supporting countries new to large-scale assessment
04 July 2019