Best Start Year 7 eLearning 1 - Preparing for the assessment


This 90 minute online course is offered to schools participating in the Best Start Year 7 Assessment in 2020. It is designed to build teachers understanding and confidence in the delivery of the Best Start Year 7 assessment in their school.

Who should participate?

All Year 7 teachers involved in preparing for and administering the Best Start Year 7 assessment.

Mode of delivery

Online via MyPL.


  • Participants will understand how the Best Start Year 7 assessment has been developed to provide teachers with a snapshot of a range of literacy and numeracy skills and understandings students bring to secondary school.
  • Participants will understand Best Start Year 7 requirements and how to prepare for and manage the assessment.

Register for 'Best Start Year 7 eLearning 1- Preparing for the assessment' via MyPL Course code RG04255 (opens Week 1, Term 4 2019)

NESA Registered Professional Development

Completing 'Best Start Year 7 eLearning 1- Preparing for the assessment' will contribute 1.5 hours of NESA Registered PD addressing 5.1.2, 6.2.2 and 7.2.2 from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Teacher Accreditation in NSW.


Best Start Year 7 team:

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