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2021 NAPLAN reporting and data service professional development webinars

We are offering a series of webinars during October and November, designed specifically to help schools understand their NAPLAN results. The webinars will be presented on behalf of the VCAA by educational measurement specialists (SREAMS).

You can choose morning, afternoon or evening sessions. Each session is 2.5 hours with a 15-minute break during the session.

There is no cost to participate.

You will need your VCAA Data Service login details which you will use at the webinar.

Please review the Collection Notice and privacy policy on this page before you register.

This table describes the days, dates and times of sessions availability
DayDateMorningAfternoonAfter School
Wednesday6 October 20219.00am-11.30am12.30pm-3.00pm3.30pm-6.00pm
Thursday7 October 20219.00am-11.30am12.30pm-3.00pm3.30pm-6.00pm
Friday8 October 20219.00am-11.30am12.30pm-3.00pmN/A
     
Monday11 October 20219.00am-11.30amN/AN/A
Tuesday12 October 20219.00am-11.30am12.30pm-3.00pmN/A
Wednesday13 October 20219.00am-11.30am12.30pm-3.00pmN/A
Thursday14 October 20219.00am-11.30am12.30pm-3.00pm3.30pm-6.00pm
Friday15 October 20219.00am-11.30am12.30pm-3.00pmN/A
     
Monday18 October 20219.00am-11.30am12.30pm-3.00pm3.30pm-6.00pm
Tuesday19 October 20219.00am-11.30am12.30pm-3.00pmN/A
Wednesday20 October 20219.00am-11.30am12.30pm-3.00pmN/A
Thursday21 October 20219.00am-11.30am12.30pm-3.00pm3.30pm-6.00pm
Friday 22 October 20219.00am-11.30am12.30pm-3.00pmN/A
     
Monday25 October 20219.00am-11.30am12.30pm-3.00pm3.30pm-6.00pm
Tuesday26 October 20219.00am-11.30am12.30pm-3.00pmN/A
Wednesday27 October 20219.00am-11.30am12.30pm-3.00pmN/A
Thursday28 October 20219.00am-11.30am12.30pm-3.00pm3.30pm-6.00pm
Friday29 October 20219.00am-11.30am12.30pm-3.00pmN/A
     
Wednesday3 November 20219.00am-11.30am12.30pm-3.00pmN/A
Thursday4 November 20219.00am-11.30am12.30pm-3.00pm3.30pm-6.00pm
Friday5 November 20219.00am-11.30am12.30pm-3.00pmN/A
     
Monday8 November 20219.00am-11.30am12.30pm-3.00pm3.30pm-6.00pm
Tuesday9 November 20219.00am-11.30am12.30pm-3.00pmN/A
Wednesday10 November 20219.00am-11.30am12.30pm-3.00pmN/A
Friday12 November 20219.00am-11.30am12.30pm-3.00pmN/A
     
Monday15 November 20219.00am-11.30am12.30pm-3.00pm3.30pm-6.00pm
Tuesday16 November 20219.00am-11.30am12.30pm-3.00pmN/A
Wednesday17 November 20219.00am-11.30am12.30pm-3.00pmN/A
Thursday18 November 20219.00am-11.30am12.30pm-3.00pm3.30pm-6.00pm
Friday19 November 20219.00am-11.30am12.30pm-3.00pmN/A

 The webinars will focus on the interpretation of results from both NAPLAN online and paper tests.

They will cover:

  • an explanation of the NAPLAN Online tailored branched test design
  • a review of some of the most relevant reports in the VCAA Data Service
  • a demonstration and discussion of the types of reports specifically developed for NAPLAN online tests
  • an overview of how to access the Student and School Summary Report (SSSR) and how to interpret it.

The sessions will highlight whole school improvement and focus on analysis of data to inform classroom practice, student progress, curriculum delivery and school policy and program development. There will be opportunities for participants to reflect on their own school’s data and to seek clarification regarding interpretation of this, either through the chat function and breakout rooms or through pre-prepared questions. For paper schools, access to a demonstration site will be provided when exploring the online reports.

Webinar system requirements and privacy statements

The VCAA conducts its webinars using Cisco Webex, a cloud-based web and video conferencing platform.

Before joining a webinar, please ensure that your system is set up for Webex Events:

By registering for a 2021 NAPLAN reporting and data service professional development webinar, you acknowledge that you have read, understood and consent to, the terms of the VCAA Collection Notice below.

VCAA Collection Notice

The Victorian Curriculum and Assessment Authority (VCAA) is a statutory authority continued under the Education and Training Reform Act 2006 (Vic). The VCAA collects the information requested on this form, which includes personal information within the meaning of the Privacy and Data Protection Act 2014 (Vic), for the purpose of facilitating your registration and participation in the 2021 NAPLAN Reporting professional development webinar.

The webinar will be hosted by Cisco Webex, a cloud-based web and video conferencing platform. The personal information you provide will be collected by Cisco Webex on behalf of the VCAA. As Cisco is a global organisation, Cisco may transfer your personal information to Cisco in the US, to any Cisco subsidiary worldwide, or to third parties and business partners that are located in various countries around the world. If you complete and submit the requested information, it will be transferred to Cisco Webex’s servers and accessed from there by the VCAA. Before registering for the webinar, you can read Cisco’s Privacy Statement and Privacy Data Sheet. If you click on these links, you will be redirected to the third party’s website. Please be aware that Cisco Webex uses cookies, embedded web links and web beacons on its website. You can set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie, and this will provide you with an opportunity to either accept or reject it in each instance.

The personal information collected will be used by relevant VCAA employees and/or contractors in the VCAA’s Early Years Unit for the abovementioned purpose. The personal information collected will not otherwise be used or disclosed by the VCAA except with the consent of the individual or if the VCAA is required or otherwise permitted by law to do so. If you do not provide the requested information, you will not be able to attend the webinar. When an individual’s personal information is provided to the VCAA by someone else, the VCAA requests that the individual is made aware their personal information will be or has been provided to the VCAA, the purpose for which it will be or was provided and to whom it will be or is likely to be disclosed.

When accessing the webinar, you will be required to log in by providing your first name, surname, email and password. This information will also be collected by Cisco Webex and stored by Cisco Webex on its data servers. During the webinar you may wish to ask questions using the ‘Chat Box’ or ‘Q and A’ function. If you decide to use the ‘Chat Box’ or ‘Q and A’ function, your name will be disclosed to the webinar presenter and other participants during the webinar. Please be aware that this webinar will be recorded and made available on the VCAA’s website. The attendees list, ‘Chat Box’ and ‘Q and A’ will not be visible in the published recording. An individual may request access to personal information the VCAA holds about them and request its correction if inaccurate. To do so, please contact the VCAA NAPLAN team. View VCAA Privacy Policy.