Monthly Archive: November 2012

Nov 29 2012

NAPLAN TESTS – ARE WE “TEACHING TO THE TESTS”? AGREE OR DISAGREE?

Naplan Tests are squeezing out other subjects as a “teaching to the test” culture takes hold of the Australian Curriculum. Do you Agree or Disagree? WHAT are the NAPLAN TESTS? In 2008, the National Assessment Program – Literacy and Numeracy (NAPLAN) commenced in Australian schools. Every year, all students in Years 3, 5, 7 and 9 …

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Nov 29 2012

TECHNOLOGY IN EDUCATION – TIME MANAGEMENT TO INTEGRATE

Time Management to Integrate Technology in Education Early Childhood. It Won’t Happen Overnight Night But It Will Happen!……. I’m referring to Technology in Education. Often we look at this within our environment as a teacher and wonder where this extra time is going to come from? To support anything else other that what the curriculum …

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