Don’t make NAS an exam in disguise

Saleem, Jwairia (2023) Don’t make NAS an exam in disguise. Deccan Herald.

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The result of the survey provides information on students’ learning levels, which also serves to indicate the health of the education system. Credit: iStock Images As we move towards adopting an outcomes-based education, there is a growing concern among all stakeholders about what students are learning at school. Therefore, the National and State Achievement Surveys (henceforth NAS/SAS) were instituted with the sole purpose of measuring what students know and can do by measuring their performance at grades 3, 5, and 8 against expected learning outcomes (LOs) at these stages of school.

Item Type: Newspaper Article
Authors: Saleem, Jwairia
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Uncontrolled Keywords: National and State Achievement Surveys
Subjects: Social sciences > Education
Divisions: Azim Premji University > School of Continuing Education and University Resource Centre
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