Monitoring writing development using the electronic writing analysis tool

Learning Focus
Early Years
Start Date
9 Mar, 2023
Enrol by
23 Feb, 2023
Program Description

In this workshop, Dr Noella Mackenzie will review the guiding principles of assessment as it pertains to early writing. The free online Writing Analysis Tool will be shared and explained before teachers are guided through the process of using the tool and applying it to a student writing sample.

Program Outcomes

Participants will know how to use the Writing Analysis Tool to:

  • monitor student learner
  • inform planning for teaching and learning
  • gather data around the effectiveness of teaching and learning strategies
Australian Professional Standards


  • Standard 1 – Know students and how they learn
  • Standard 2 – Know content and how to teach it
  • Standard 3 – Plan for and implement effective teaching and learning
  • Standard 5 – Assess, provide feedback and report on student learning
  • Standard 6 – Engage in professional learning
Location, Date & Time

Face to Face 1 day program – 3:30-5:00pm

South – Professional Learning Institute

  • Tuesday 9 May 2023

North – Tailrace Centre, Launceston

  • Thursday 9 March 2023