Latest updates from ACER Indonesia
Friday, 18 Oct 2019
Large-scale online assessment in Indonesia
Dr Urip Purwono, Adviser to ACER Indonesia, recently discussed Indonesia’s University Entrance Test in an interview with Teacher.
Saturday, 12 Oct 2019
PEMANDU – A Study on Students’ Numerical Proficiency presentation at the Education Office, DKI Jakarta Province
ACER’s Dr Jarrod Hingston recently presented the results of a study of primary students in Jakarta.
Thursday, 19 Sep 2019
ACER Research Director Catherine McClellan to visit Jakarta
Dr Catherine McClellan, ACER's Director of Assessment and Psychometric Research, will visit Indonesia to speak at a number of events in Jakarta from 23-25 September 2019.
Wednesday, 11 Sep 2019
Assessing creative thinking
ACER Senior Research Fellow Ray Philpot recently delivered a presentation on computer-based assessment of creative thinking at a symposium in Beijing, China.
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Monday, 30 Sep 2019
Scottish national assessments inform next steps for learning
ACER works with the Scottish Government, in partnership with Twig and SCHOLAR, to develop and deliver assessments of literacy and numeracy learning progress. Since 2017, more than one million assessments have been completed by learners throughout Scotland.
Monday, 9 Sep 2019
Building the evidence base for educational quality in the Pacific
The third cycle of the Pacific Islands Literacy and Numeracy Assessment reveals significant improvement among the region’s students, as Elizabeth Cassity reports.
Saturday, 7 Sep 2019
Developing capacity in formative assessment
ACER designed and facilitated a NEQMAP workshop to build formative assessment capacity in education systems in the Asia-Pacific. Doug McCurry and Stewart Monckton report.
Thursday, 5 Sep 2019
Using evidence to make a difference to young children’s learning
ACER has reviewed the effectiveness of early childhood education and care interventions in low and middle-income countries to support decision-makers and project teams to plan future interventions. Kashfee Ahmed reports.
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Friday, 2 Aug 2019
Understanding what fosters or hinders social and emotional skill development
Trials of a new measure of social and emotional skills from the OECD suggest countries will soon have access to internationally comparable information on the wellbeing of their students, delegates to Research Conference 2019 in Melbourne will hear on Monday.