Assessment is involved in many of the challenges facing higher education.
Major examinations have been a part of education for centuries. New research looks at arguments for and against end-of-semester exams in universities.
The latest Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) show Australian 15-year-olds have recorded similar results to 2015 and 2018 in maths, science and reading.
Ghanaians measure the quality of education by examination scores.
Parents need to directly hear from teachers and administrators via open houses or parent advisory councils to lift the fog of confusion and concern surrounding this change.
Our study shows when children first present for neurodevelopmental assessment they are also likely to have mental health concerns.
Oral exams have a history dating back more than 2,000 years – and could once again be a solution for universities to test their students’ knowledge.
Compulsory tests, essays, regular grades and timed exams are considered a given in university life. But the Universities Accord should change this.
Some services require a formal diagnosis of autism or ADHD – but there is much parents and carers can do to support their child and their own wellbeing.
A scholar explains how artificial intelligence systems can revolutionize the way students learn.
Some fear ChatGPT will increase student cheating. But education academics say it can also save time preparing lessons and create new opportunities for learning.
Educators need to carefully consider ChatGPT and issues of academic integrity to move toward an assessment system that leverages AI tools.
Parents and carers might be worried a child is slow to talk or can’t seem to maintain attention. But getting a proper assessment can take years and connecting to support, even longer.
Teaching students techniques to cope with anxiety and stress can help them bounce back after a hurricane upends their life.
COVID-19 has challenged teachers’ abilities to provide students with chances to learn and to report on student learning.
500 million people live in 19 African countries deemed “water insecure”.
Scicomm is a hashtag, and there are many programs that claim to teach scientists how to be better communicators. But it’s hard to show exactly what they’re accomplishing.
The forced transition to online university learning will mean teaching practices will be permanently changed.
Independent assessments were meant to make access to the NDIS fairer. But disability groups disagree and want them stopped.
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