Education Statistics & Demographics

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National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) The Nation's Report Card

National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) measures student assessment. The Nation's Report Card reports the results.

  • Periodic national assessments of student progress in subjects, administered to various student populations (ex. 4th graders).
  • Representative sample
  • Reported for groups of students with similar characteristics (group level data)
  • Goes back to 1969
  • NAEP pronounced like “nape”