Only half of Australian teenagers meet proficient standard in PISA
Australian high school students have achieved steady results in a new round of international tests, as ACER Senior Research Fellow Lisa De Bortoli explains.
Technology in education - a tool on whose terms?
ACER has contributed an important case study on the use of technology in the Lao PDR education sector for the regional UNESCO GEM Report.
Citizenship education in times of global challenge
Results from the latest international study of civic and citizenship education show students’ civic knowledge decreased significantly between 2016 and 2022.
Identifying effective school-based mental health and wellbeing program
New study finds school-based mental health and wellbeing programs have the potential to improve student academic outcomes in low- and middle-income countries.
Understanding the impact of teacher development programs
A multi-year study has found students are more engaged in the classroom following the introduction of a new curriculum in Lao PDR.