4 May 2017

Govt wants better writing and maths for Year 8s

From Morning Report, 8:17 am on 4 May 2017

The Government wants to see children's writing and maths improve drastically, following a slow down in achievement rates. It wants 80 percent of Year 8s reaching the national standards in the two subjects by the end of 2021, up from about 70 percent now.