21 September 2016
It is important to understand the numeracy skills of preschool children so appropriate school-entry teaching and learning can occur.
19 January 2017
Research shows that educational television programs can support a successful transition from home to school for young Indigenous children and their families, and improve long-term outcomes for Indigenous students.
04 October 2016
A ground-breaking new animated television series aims to support the school readiness of Indigenous children – and the readiness of schools for them.
05 September 2016
A recent ACER research report highlights the importance of preschool education for children in the Philippines. Amanda Taylor explains.
27 July 2016
Research from neuroscience, psychology and education highlights new understandings in childhood trauma research, which can help educators better understand the broad influence that trauma exposure may have on child development.
20 July 2016
Early numeracy skills develop significantly before children are exposed to formal teaching. These skills can be fostered through interactions with caregivers to provide a solid foundation on which school mathematics teaching can build.
19 April 2016
A recent memorandum of understanding strengthens the collaboration between the UNESCO Institute for Statistics and ACER to promote quality learning for all.
Designing assessment for radiopharmaceutical scientist training
16 February 2017
Mapping progress: Improving learning in rural India
10 February 2017
Rethinking how we assess learning in schools
07 February 2017
How we can ‘lift our game’ in schooling
02 February 2017
Counting the costs and benefits in transition to a digital world
25 January 2017