NAPLAN, Edutest, HAST,AMC, ICAS, REACH, SEAMO, Olympiad, MCYA, OC,Selective,ACER, ASAT
Acronyms for many tests in NSW, Australia — de-mystified
Thanks to whoever asked the question about NAPLAN and also other further question which were like more questions to the answer.
Note: I am not certified/licensed education consultant. All the information provided in this article is based on personal research and experience. Personal implies — not just me — its my/family interaction with other parents, families, students, friends across different communities who are in New South Wales area, Australia.
Target Audience: Parents of Year 1 to Year 6 primary students and Year 7 High school students.
Exclusions: This articles is NOT for the persons who do not believe that Education is a game changer for kids in their life. If you still read this and change you opinion, do let me know. I have not made any argument/justification points on why education is good for kids in this article. Education is required. Period.
Let’s delve in the details of each Test. We will cover :
- Test Name
- What’s this test about
- Targeted School Years
- How’s the outcome reported
- How to interpret the outcome as a Parent.
As this information is in table format, there is no option, but to convert/provide the details to you in a PDF format. Please feel free to go to below link and download the PDF.