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Australian Politics, NAPLAN and PISA

March 2, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Australian Politics, NAPLAN and PISA

How testing and league tables can corrupt teaching and learning in the early and primary years

BulletOverview of Australian Curriculum Assessment and Reporting Authority (ACARA), NAPLAN and PISA standardised testing.

BulletIs national testing justified in the light of Finland’s and Steiner perspectives?

BulletHow Finland achieved the best international PISA results with least face to face teaching hours

BulletThe Global Education Reform Movement (GERM) compared to Finland and Steiner

BulletTeacher quality, continuity and human relationships

BulletLearning support processes – Finland and Steiner

BulletSchool as a caring social comprehensive culture – Finland and Steiner

BulletCollaborative rather than competitive educational culture – Finland and Steiner

$150 employer funded      ***     $100 self funded/QTPD Follower     ***     $50 student/unwaged concession


Jonathan Anstock, MEd (Steiner), BA, Teach Cert, Cert Adult Ed, Adv. Dip. Couns, Cert Couns Child and Adolesc, Cert Remedial Movement Therapy

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Bullet40+ years in education

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BulletClass 1 – 12 teacher at independent, state and Catholic schools

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BulletAuthor “Teach the Children Well – Our spiritual investment”


March 2, 2020
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Noosa Pengari Steiner School, Sunshine Coast
86 Nyelle Road
Doonan, Queensland 4570 Australia
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