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NAPLAN Tests are finally producing results !!

Sep 12

NAPLAN Tests are finally producing results !!

NAPLAN testing was introduced in 2010. The data obtained from the NAPLAN tests are collated and used to show all schools' average performance against other schools in the country on the Government My School website.

There has been a great deal of contention in the educational community as to whether the tests are appropriate, whether teachers are teaching as they normally would or teaching to the test, and what the results of the test are being used for. Seven years down the track, the analysis of NAPLAN results data does point towards an emerging trend showing improvement in NSW student's literacy and numeracy levels.

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