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Tens of thousands of Australians struggle with numeracy and literacy. Current instructional activities do not appear to overcome the learning problems experienced by many of these individuals. QuickSmart addresses this situation through an extensive research program aimed at narrowing the achievement gap. QuickSmart works by improving basic academic skills in literacy and numeracy.

Literacy and Numeracy Research Fellow Positions at SiMERR – Sep 2018

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SiMERR is currently expanding its team and has two full-time positions available:  a Literacy presenter (Literacy Research Fellow) and a Numeracy presenter (Numeracy Research Fellow).  

These are exciting opportunities for QuickSmart trained staff and others e…

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Posted on 4 September 2018 | 12:09 pm

QuickSmart Workshop Locations for 2019 – Have Your Say!

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We are currently determining the locations for our 2019 QuickSmart Numeracy and Literacy workshop locations and we need your help!

Whether you are interested in starting QuickSmart at your school, training new staff, attending a refresher course or even doing …

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Posted on 20 August 2018 | 4:04 pm

Starting QuickSmart: A Guide for New Schools

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Here is a procedural guide detailing what happens when an administrator is interested in starting the QuickSmart Numeracy and/or Literacy intervention programs at their school.

Initial Contact

SiMERR National Research Centre (the developer of QuickSmart) takes…

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Posted on 15 June 2018 | 2:49 pm

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