The purpose of this position statement is to address issues arising at school, regional and central office level regarding the National Assessment Program – Literacy and Numeracy (NAPLAN) within Queensland state schools. (July 2018)
In acknowledgement of the actions taken by the Queensland Government and the Department of Education, QTU Executive has lifted the ban on NAPLAN Online, subject to the negotiation of a joint statement,
When Queensland teachers voted overwhelmingly to call for a review of NAPLAN, we knew that we had started something big. Recent comments by the Federal Education Minister Simon Birmingham begin to tell us just how big this is going to get.