About NAPLAN

Launched on 26 November 2012, The Experience of Education: The impacts of high stakes testing on school students and their families: An Educator’s Perspective is a major study into the impact of NAPLAN testing.

The study was commissioned by the Whitlam Institute within the University of Western Sydney and conducted by researchers in the Melbourne Graduate School of Education. It is based on over 8,000 responses from educators across Australia.

It is part of a larger project that brings together the Whitlam Institute, the Melbourne Graduate School of Education and the Foundation for Young Australians with funding support from the Silicon Valley Community Foundation and the Hart Line Fund.

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