Monthly Archive: March 2017

Mar 09

NAPLAN NONSENSE

The National Assessment Program Literacy and Numeracy (NAPLAN) is a misnomer. It should be called NAPLLLLAN because four of the five tests measure aspects of literacy, namely, reading, spelling, grammar and punctuation, and writing. The one lonely exam that does not test literacy is the numeracy exam, half of which has traditionally been done without …

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