These are the final results of the evaluation about SSAR (Social Studies Assessment Reorganization). The research was carried out among all Year 5 teachers teaching in state primary schools. A total of 66 teachers participated in the evaluation. For comments posted by Year 5 teachers and SMTs re SSAR, visit Fronter VLE, EOs subject rooms, Social Studies Primary.
|1. SSAR is helping me attain Social Studies Learning Outcomes more efficiently.|
|2. The reduction of seven Learning Outcomes has resulted in less stress during Social Studies lessons.|
|3. Previous to SSAR the Year 5 syllabus was very loaded; now it is not.|
|4. Since the fieldwork exercise has been allocated 20% of the global half-yearly mark, teachers and students are giving more importance to educational outings.|
|5. I did not find any difficulty to mark the fieldwork exercise.|
|6. The fieldwork directives/notes distributed by the department were a great help to us teachers.|
7. My students are enjoying the research they are doing in connection with the project.
|8. The idea of the project being assessed out of a maximum of 20 marks was a good one.|
|9. My students did not encounter any difficulty to choose a project title.|
|10. SSAR is boosting Social Studies teaching.|