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Assessing our students - are we asking the right questions?
Attendees at ACER’s Research Conference 2022 will hear from experts and practitioners on what is possible when assessment is reimagined.
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Research showcase opportunity offered as conference goes online
ACER’s annual Research Conference is returning between 16-20 August, following a pandemic-related pause in 2020. This year, it is a fully virtual program of 20 presentations by leading thinkers in education research from around the globe
GOAT no match for kids in maths modelling challenge
Two teams from Australia's John Monash Science School will progress to the final judging round of the 2021 International Mathematical Modeling Challenge (IM2C).
Australia trails behind in readiness for primary school: TIMSS
Data from TIMSS suggests lower student literacy and numeracy skills when beginning primary school may be contributing to Australia’s poorer achievement in Year 4 mathematics.
ACER to develop global assessment of digital learning skills
ACER will lead the development and implementation of the 2025 Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) ‘Learning in the Digital World’ assessment.
Australia lifts its performance on global mathematics and science test
Australia has climbed into the top 10 countries in Year 8 maths and science, and Year 4 science as measured by TIMSS.