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2021 Australian Early Development Census (AEDC) data collection information

The 2021 Australian Early Development Census (AEDC) took place in term 2, 2021.

Thank you to all the schools that took part in this collection.

2021 AEDC School Profiles

The 2021 AEDC School Profiles have been available since November 2021. Participating schools received an email from the AEDC Helpdesk with instructions how to access the reports.

For support to access your report contact the AEDC Helpdesk on 1800 092 548 or helpdesk [at] aedc.gov.au.

Government schools can also access a copy of their 2021 AEDC School Profile on their School Improvement Dashboard in the SharePoint folder link.

2021 AEDC Preliminary school snapshot

Preliminary school snapshots were available for participating schools to download on completion of the data collection. This snapshot provided real time preliminary results for your school to inform planning.

Schools can contact the AEDC Helpdesk on 1800 092 548 or helpdesk [at] aedc.gov.au for a copy.

Government schools can access a copy of their 2021 AEDC Preliminary School Snapshot on their School Improvement Dashboard in the SharePoint folder link.

The 2021 AEDC preliminary school snapshot frequently asked questions explain what the snapshot tells schools and how they can use the data.

2021 AEDC community, state and national results

The AEDC community, state and national results will be available in March 2022 via the AEDC Data Explorer.

Find out more

Learn more about the AEDC by completing our professional learning program or reading examples of schools using AEDC results:

SA AEDC State Coordinator

Email: Education.AEDCTeam [at] sa.gov.au