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New QuickSmart Website to Launch with 2020 PD Calendar!

The new QuickSmart website will be launched by Wednesday, October 23rd 2019. Features will include: The 2020 Professional Development Calendar – locations and dates for our Numeracy and Literacy Basic Skills courses, plus our Advanced Courses! Brand New Sign-Up Procedure … Continue reading

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2018 QuickSmart Numeracy and Literacy National Reports now available

SiMERR’s 2018 QuickSmart Numeracy and Literacy National reports are now available for viewing via our Program Evidence page: https://simerr.une.edu.au/quicksmart/pages/qsresearchevidence.php Thank you to all schools that contributed – we appreciate the time and effort instructors put in to recording and sending … Continue reading

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QuickSmart Workshop Locations for 2020 – Have Your Say!

We are currently determining the locations for our 2020 QuickSmart Numeracy and Literacy workshops, so our 2020 Locations Poll is now open. Whether you are interested in starting QuickSmart at your school, training new staff, attending a refresher course or … Continue reading

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How to Purchase and Implement QuickSmart in 2020

Here are the procedural steps to follow if your school is interested in implementing QuickSmart in 2020. Please do this as soon as possible, as training workshops begin in Term 1. Step 1: Decide if you would like to start … Continue reading

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2019 Version of OZCAAS Now Available!

The 2019 version of OZCAAS (4.0.9.2) is now available to download from the Private Area of the QS Dashboard: https://quicksmart.une.edu.au/login/login/index Please follow the installation instructions below the download link very carefully. You will only be able to download the 2019 … Continue reading

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2019 QuickSmart Workshop Locations Now Available – Enrol Now!

Our 2019 QuickSmart Professional Development calendar is now available for viewing: https://simerr.une.edu.au/quicksmart/pages/pd-workshops-2019.php The locations are based on the results of our locations poll, so thank you if you voted in it. We could not accommodate all the preferred locations, but … Continue reading

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Notice: QuickSmart OZCAAS licenses expiring on 31/12/2018

Please be advised that if your school’s QuickSmart license is due to expire on 31/12/2018, a Renewal Agreement will be emailed to your school in early November. If you wish to renew your three-year license, please print and sign the Agreement … Continue reading

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Literacy and Numeracy Research Fellow Positions at SiMERR – Sep 2018

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 engaged in basic skills … Continue reading

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QuickSmart Workshop Locations for 2019 – Have Your Say!

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 … Continue reading

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Starting QuickSmart: A Guide for New Schools

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 Expressions of Interest from August … Continue reading

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