Webinars

ACER is pleased to offer a series of webinars targeted to schools using, or about to use, Progressive Achievement Tests online.

These webinars feature content relevant to assessments, surveys and resources that are delivered using ACER’s online assessment platform.

Further details and registration links are available within the Help section of your school's registered online assessment and reporting account. If you have misplaced your school's web address, use the Find My School search to retrieve it. Webinar registration requires your school to have an online assessment and reporting account.

Progressive Achievement (PAT) webinar topics:

  • Celebrating achievement with ACER Certificates
    [Wednesday 27 February 2019, 4 pm (AEDT) 30 minutes]
  • Getting the most out of your OARS account
    [Wednesday 13 March 2019, 4 pm (AEDT) 30 minutes]
  • PAT Early Years Reading: Assessing and teaching reading skills in the early years of school
    [Wednesday 20 March 2019, 4 pm (AEDT) 45 minutes]
  • Implementing the eWrite online writing assessment and improving students’ writing practices
    [Wednesday 15 May 2019, 4 pm (AEST) 30 minutes]
  • Monitoring student wellbeing through the SEW survey
    [Wednesday 22 May 2019, 4 pm (AEST) 30 minutes]
  • PAT STEM: New assessment information session
    [Wednesday 7 August 2019, 4 pm (AEST) 30 minutes]
  • Understand PAT Vocabulary Skills (new scale) and how to interpret students’ results
    [Wednesday 14 August 2019, 4 pm (AEST) 30 minutes]
  • PAT Science: Students’ understandings of scientific literacy, principles and their application
    [Wednesday 21 August 2019, 4 pm (AEST) 30 minutes]
  • Using and Interpreting the PAT Group Report
    [Wednesday 11 September 2019, 4 pm (AEST) 30 minutes]
  • Using and Interpreting the PAT Bands Report
    [Wednesday 18 September 2019, 4 pm (AEST) 40 minutes]
  • Using and Interpreting the PAT Longitudinal Report
    [Wednesday 23 October 2019, 4 pm (AEDT) 45 minutes]
  • Case Studies for Maths from the PAT Teaching Resources Centre
    [Wednesday 30 October 2019, 4 pm (AEDT) 30 minutes]
  • Case Studies for Reading from the PAT Teaching Resources Centre
    [Wednesday 13 November 2019, 4 pm (AEDT) 30 minutes]

Visit your school's online account help page to access 2019 webinar registration links or the 2018 webinar recordings on topics designed to support teachers and school leaders in the effective use of ACER assessments and resources.
Please visit the Help section within your school’s online assessment account for supporting documents, webinar recordings and further resources.

If your school does not yet have an account, please complete and submit the registration form or read more about School Online Assessment and Reporting.

Please email our support team with any further questions or to suggest topics for the 2020 webinar program.