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View Resource NAEP 1998 Reading Report Card for the Nation and the States

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) has online the full text, summary, and highlights of the NAEP 1998 Reading Report Card. In 1998, NAEP conducted a national reading assessment of fourth, eighth, and twelfth grade students and compared the results to those in 1994 and 1992. The report finds that, although scores did not increase for students at all levels of achievement, the...

https://nces.ed.gov/nationsreportcard/pdf/main1998/1999500.p...
View Resource NAEP 1998 Writing: Report Card for the Nation and the States

On September 28, the National Center for Educational Statistics (NCES) released a major report. This report presents the results of the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) 1998 writing assessment for the nation and for participating states and jurisdictions. It contains average scores and achievement level performance for the nation and 39 states and other jurisdictions, as well as...

https://nces.ed.gov/nationsreportcard/pdf/main1998/1999462.p...
View Resource NAEP 1998 Writing State Reports

On September 28, 1999, the National Center for Educational Statistics (NCES) released a major report. This offering from the NCES is a collection of customized State Reports from the NAEP. Each report contains an introduction to the NAEP, a description of the assessment methods, an overview of results for public schools, and comparisons of that state with other participating states.

https://nces.ed.gov/pubsearch/pubsinfo.asp?pubid=1999463
View Resource The Nation's Report Card: Focus on Civics

The National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) in 1999 released results of their 1998 National Assessment of Civics. The assessment tested over 22,000 students in the fourth, eighth, and twelfth grades using multiple-choice and open-ended questions to assess civics knowledge and skills. The assessment found that "about two-thirds of students at each grade performed at or above the "Basic"...

https://nces.ed.gov/nationsreportcard/civics/
View Resource NAEP 1999 Trends in Academic Progress: Three Decades of Student Performance

The National Center for Educational Statistics (NCES) released two new reports this week. The first, a 138-page report from NCES's National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP), presents long-term trends in the performance of nine-, thirteen-, and seventeen-year-olds in reading, mathematics, and science. The NAEP has administered assessments in these three areas since the early seventies...

https://nces.ed.gov/pubsearch/pubsinfo.asp?pubid=2000469
View Resource National Center for Education Statistics: The Nation's Report Card Reading 2000

On April 6, 2001, two important educational assessment reports were issued, both based on data collected by the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP). The first of these focuses on the reading skills of fourth-graders and finds that the gap between the highest and lowest performing students has widened over the past eight years. Users may access the data and report contents in a...

https://nces.ed.gov/pubs2000/2000195.pdf
View Resource The Nations Report Card: Geography 2001

Released in June 2002, this 168-page report offers a comprehensive overview of the state of geography education in the 4th, 8th, and 12th grades across the United States. Administered by the National Center for Education Statistics in the US Department of Education, the report presents the results of the sample survey of student achievement in geography, along with comparing the results to the...

https://nces.ed.gov/nationsreportcard/pdf/main2001/2002484a....