Assessment is a vital process to provide information about what students know and can do, and to make recommendations for their future learning. (Source: http://www.education.vic.gov.au/studentlearning/assessment/default.htm)

Powerpoint Presentation on Assessment the for,as,of learning models
Assessment presentation (PPT - 1,005Kb)
This presentation outlines the key concepts underlying effective assessment. Principals and leadership teams can present the PowerPoint slideshows to staff to familiarise them with the concepts of assessment for, as and of learning. It includes questions and activities as well as speaker notes.


http://www.assessmentforlearning.edu.au/default.asp
http://www.teachers.tv/assessment


Assessment Ideals and Policies from each state in Australia:
Queensland - http://www.qsa.qld.edu.au/
New South Wales - http://www.schools.nsw.edu.au/learning/k-6assessments/principles.php
http://www.boardofstudies.nsw.edu.au/
Victoria - http://www.vcaa.vic.edu.au/
Tasmania - http://www.education.tas.gov.au/school/educators
South Australia - http://www.ssabsa.sa.edu.au/
Western Australia - http://www.det.wa.edu.au/education/
Australian Capital Territory - http://www.det.act.gov.au/

National Curriculum Board - http://www.ncb.org.au/default.asp
NAPLAN Test - http://www.naplan.edu.au/