The OECD’s Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) is often used as an indicator of how well an education system is performing. For example, in March 2021 Federal Education Minister Alan Tudge used PISA results
Victoria is moving to a new integrated senior secondary certificate that will bring together the Victorian Certificate of Education (VCE) and the Victorian Certificate of Applied Learning (VCAL). The move to a single certificate will
PV and the Victorian Student Representative Council (VicSRC) made a joint submission to the 2020 NAPLAN Review. The submission focused on mental health issues, the use of NAPLAN data for ‘league tables’ of schools, ‘teaching
In 2021 PV made a submission to the Review of the Australian Curriculum, conducted by the Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting Authority (ACARA). In our submission, we said that,”…a quality 21st century curriculum needs to
Parents Victoria respectfully acknowledges the traditional owners, the Boon Wurrung and Woiwurrung (Wurundjeri) peoples of the Kulin Nation, on whose country we work. We pay our respect to their elders past, present and future. Their ancestral ties to country have never been extinguished, and sovereignty never ceded.