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PISA 2018: Australian student performance in long-term decline

PISA 2018: Australian student performance in long-term decline

Tuesday, 3 Dec 2019

7pm, Tuesday 3 December 2019: A report released today paints a picture of long-term decline in Australian students’ reading, mathematics and science skills – and, for the first time in the assessment’s history, we have fallen to meet an OECD average, in mathematics performance.

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New book guides principals on leading PD for school improvement

New book guides principals on leading PD for school improvement

Monday, 2 Dec 2019

Leading Professional Learning is published by ACER Press on 2 December.

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Teacher’s Indonesia stream launched

Teacher’s Indonesia stream launched

Monday, 2 Dec 2019

Teacher, published by ACER, is a free, online publication promoting quality teaching and leading, to assist school improvement at a grassroots level. After months of preparation, the Teacher team and ACER Indonesia is proud to launch a dedicated stream of content for teachers and school leaders in Indonesia. The reader-friendly articles and infographics – available in both English and Bahasa Indonesia – focus on best practice in schools and leadership in Indonesia and around the world, and share the latest in education research.

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