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View Resource Digest of Education Statistics

The US Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics has available this exhaustive compendium of education statistics. The bulk of the work is contained in 418 tables covering elementary, secondary, and post-secondary education, as well as federal programs for education, outcomes, international comparisons, and library resources and technology. This is the 32nd in a series of...

https://nces.ed.gov/programs/digest/
View Resource Digest of Education Statistics

The U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) in early 1996 made full text of the 1995 "Digest of Education Statistics" available via the Internet. This is the 31st in a series of publications begun in 1962. "Its primary purpose is to provide a compilation of statistical information covering the broad field of American education from kindergarten through graduate...

https://nces.ed.gov/programs/digest/
View Resource Digest of Education Statistics 1999

The NCES released this major publication in early 2000. Digest of Education Statistics, 1999, provides "a compilation of statistical information covering the broad field of education from prekindergarten through graduate school." Topics covered include statistics on "schools and colleges, teachers, enrollments, graduates, educational attainment, finances, federal funds for education, employment...

https://nces.ed.gov/pubsearch/pubsinfo.asp?pubid=2000031
View Resource Elementary and Secondary Education: An International Perspective

The NCES has just released this major publication. Elementary and Secondary Education: An International Perspective, "presents information on the U.S. elementary and secondary education system in an international context," offering comparisons of student and classroom characteristics, student achievement, educational resources and expenditures, labor markets, and other outcomes.

https://nces.ed.gov/pubsearch/pubsinfo.asp?pubid=2000033
View Resource Dropout Rates in the United States: 1999

"This report is the twelfth in a series of National Center for Education Statistics reports on high school dropout and completion rates. It presents data on rates in 1999, the most recent year for which data are available, and includes time series data on high school dropout and completion rates for the period 1972 through 1999. In addition to extending time series data reported in earlier years,...

https://nces.ed.gov/pubs2001/dropout/
View Resource Projections of Education Statistics to 2011

Released yesterday by the National Center for Educational Statistics (NCES), this 150-page report is the latest in an annual series (last mentioned in the August 25, 2000 Scout Report). The report covers educational statistics for the past fourteen years and projections to the year 2011 for enrollment, number of graduates and teachers, and expenditures for elementary and secondary schools, and...

https://nces.ed.gov/pubsearch/pubsinfo.asp?pubid=2001083
View Resource Digest of Education Statistics 2001

On March 1, 2002, the National Center for Education Statistics released Digest of Education Statistics, 2001. This report provides "a compilation of statistical information covering the broad field of education from prekindergarten through graduate school." Topics covered by the Digest include information on the number of US schools and colleges, teachers, enrollments, and graduates, as well as...

https://nces.ed.gov/pubsearch/pubsinfo.asp?pubid=2002130
View Resource What Happens in Classrooms? Instructional Practices in Elementary and Secondary Schools, 1994-95

In 1999 the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) released this statistical analysis report. What Happens in Classrooms?, provides data on the pedagogical methodology of K-12 teachers in the US. The 220-page report focuses on four instructional practice areas: the role of the teacher in the classroom, the technologies and materials used for instruction, the learning tasks conducted by...

https://nces.ed.gov/pubs99/1999348.pdf
View Resource Historical Census Data on Educational Attainment

As part of an "ongoing effort to publicize more than 500 such demographic documents," the Commerce department placed online this month ten reports originally released between 1973 and 1998 containing "data on educational attainment that were collected yearly in the March supplement to the Current Population Survey (CPS)." The documents provide CPS data on "educational attainment by age, income,...

https://www.census.gov/topics/education/educational-attainme...
View Resource Digest of Education Statistics 1997

The National Center for Education Statistics released this compilation of statistics in early 1998, covering a broad range of topics in American education from kindergarten through graduate school. The Digest includes over 400 tables, each of which is also available for downloading as a Lotus WK1 file.

https://nces.ed.gov/programs/digest/
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