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Southeast Asia Primary Learning Metrics : Audit of Curricula
(2016)
Abstract
An early step in developing an assessment framework for the Southeast Asia Primary Learning Metrics
(SEA-PLM) was determining how to design and construct a single assessment program across all
ASEAN member countries. This step needed to take account of the similarities and differences in
the curriculum frameworks in each country for the four domains to be assessed through SEA-PLM:
Mathematics, Reading, Writing and Global Citizenship.
This account was achieved through an audit of the curriculum materials from 11 ASEAN countries,
comprising those countries already participating in the SEA-PLM field trial, and others likely to join SEAPLM
in the future. The audit examined statements concerning the overarching orientation of education
in each country and then focused on the details of the curriculum for Grade 5, as the first set of
assessment instruments developed for SEA-PLM target this grade leve
Keywords
  • Assessment,
  • Learning,
  • Metrics,
  • Curriculum,
  • Mathematics,
  • Reading,
  • Writing,
  • Global citizenship
Publication Date
March, 2016
Citation Information
"Southeast Asia Primary Learning Metrics : Audit of Curricula" (2016)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/adeola-capel/2/