Australian Council For Educational Research

Objectives and Mission: 

ACER’s mission is to create and promote research-based knowledge, products and services that can be used to improve learning for all children and young people worldwide. ACER is committed to the use of systematic investigation, evaluation and critical reflection in the search for ways to improve learning. 

General description: 

ACER develops, publishes and distributes evidence-based resources and information services for learners, practitioners, organizations and researchers in education and related fields.
ACER’s extensive research capacity is conducted across nine research programmes including: assessment and reporting for humanities and social sciences; assessment and reporting for mathematics and science; national and international surveys; system wide testing; teaching, learning and transitions; policy analysis and programme evaluation; higher education; psychometrics and methodology. 

Country Presence: 
Australia
Field of Interest: 
Education