Vocational and adult education
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ACE awards prestigious honour to Australia’s educators
The Australian College of Educators (ACE) has awarded its 2020 College Medal to all Australian educators, in recognition of their extraordinary work to meet the challenges presented by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Improving oral assessment implementation
ACER has published a guide to the different forms of prompting available to examiners and their potential effects on candidates, and principles for practice.
Integrating vocational and academic secondary education
Examining the rationale for, benefits of and issues around integrating vocational education and training for secondary school students.
Critical connections between numeracy and vulnerability in adult life
Research shows numeracy is critical to improving the social and economic status, and overall well-being of low-skilled or otherwise vulnerable adults.
Defining skills for the future: What’s in a name?
Exploring the different terminology, definitions and frameworks used to describe the general capabilities needed for life and work in the 21st century.