NAPLAN, a high priority or . . . ? Statements about its purpose in Queensland schools
Cooper, Thomas J., Ewing McMahon, Bronwyn F., Sarra, Grace, Baturo, Annette R., & Matthews, Christopher (2010) NAPLAN, a high priority or . . . ? Statements about its purpose in Queensland schools. In Sparrow, Len, Kissane, Barry, & Hurst, Chris (Eds.) MERGA 33 Conference : Shaping the Future of Mathematics Education, 3-7 July 2010, John Curtin College of the Arts, Fremantle, Western Australia. (Unpublished)
This paper reports on statements from Professional Development participants who were asked to comment on NAPLAN. The participants were involved in a project designed by the YuMi Deadly Centre (YDC) for implementation into 25 Queensland School to enhance the teaching and learning of mathematics to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students and low SES students. Using an action research framework and a survey questionnaire, the preliminary data obtained from participating principals is mixed, with statements indicating that NAPLAN is a high priority for some schools while others indicated that it does not “tell” the whole story of student learning.
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|Item Type:||Conference Item (Presentation)|
|Keywords:||Mathematics education, Mathematics pedagogy, Mathematics curriculum, Aboriginal and Torres Strait islander learners, Low SES leaners|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > EDUCATION (130000) > CURRICULUM AND PEDAGOGY (130200) > Curriculum and Pedagogy Theory and Development (130202)|
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > EDUCATION (130000) > CURRICULUM AND PEDAGOGY (130200) > Mathematics and Numeracy Curriculum and Pedagogy (130208)
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > EDUCATION (130000) > SPECIALIST STUDIES IN EDUCATION (130300) > Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Education (130301)
|Divisions:||Current > Schools > School of Curriculum|
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Education
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2010 Please consult the authors.|
|Deposited On:||01 Oct 2010 09:56|
|Last Modified:||25 Mar 2013 18:11|
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