Tomorrow, we start again trying to explain NAPLAN to teachers, staff and students. I don’t have a problem with the diagnostic side of national benchmark testing, but I worry about the way the data is presented on the MySchool website.

Tests scores show NSW pupils are struggling
The Sydney Morning Herald
10 Sep 2011

THE performance of junior high school students in NSW in national literacy and numeracy testing slipped this year compared to last year. The results have highlighted concerns about the poor transition many students make between primary and secondary…read more…