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Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting Authority (ACARA)

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The Australian Curriculum Assessment and Reporting Authority (ACARA) is an independent authority providing a rigorous, national approach to education through the national curriculum, national assessment program and national data collection and reporting program.

ACARA collaborates with teachers, principals, governments, state and territory education authorities, professional education associations, community groups and the general public to develop national education standards that are applied across every school in Australia

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ACARA (Australian Curriculum Assessment and Reporting Authority) 2016. National Report on Schooling data portal. Viewed 4 December 2017,