Quarterly Board Meetings
Check out agendas and materials related to our meetings and register to attend virtually.
The Latest from the Governing Board
Get a sneak preview of our fall campaign to solicit nominations for four categories that include educators and a parent leader.
NAEP will be part of an August 3 symposium sponsored by the National Center for Research in Geography Education. Researchers will show how they use data to study inequalities in K-12 student outcomes in geography, civics, and U.S. history. Read more details and register.
Stay updated on dates, registration, agendas and materials available for our quarterly August 5-6 meeting and various committee meetings.
The Board is soliciting applicants for this important position. Read our announcement with details, including a job description. The closing date is August 6.
Did you miss our Twitter chat on science education, featuring NAEP findings not part of our initial release? Catch up on the discussion here.
Visit our splash page to see materials for NAEP Science, including a video, press release, a one-pager, framework and a link to the latest data.
NAEP Cultivating a Deeper Understanding
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Spotlight on Student Achievement Gaps
NAEP Mathematics and Reading results show a troubling pattern from 2009 to 2019: Scores for higher performers improved while scores for lower performers declined.
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NAEP Reading Moves State Chiefs to Action
State school chiefs discuss the declining and stagnant 2019 NAEP Reading scores and share strategies for improving students’ reading skills.
The Value of NAEP
Members of the National Assessment Governing Board talk about the National Assessment of Educational Progress and what can be done with the insights it offers into students’ performance and the contexts in which they learn.