Tagged: national standards

Reforming education. Is NZ heading in the right direction? - Molecular Matters

Michael Edmonds Nov 06, 2010

Most people are probably aware of the debate amongst educators over the governments push for national standards in schools, with a strong focus on assessing literacy and numeracy. What less people are probably aware of is that, as of next year, polytechnics and other tertiary providers are required to assess the numeracy and literacy skills of all new students entering … Read More