The National Assessment Governing Board sets policy for the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP). Learn more about our work.
The National Assessment of Educational Progress — known as The Nation’s Report Card — is the largest continuing, nationally representative evaluation of education in the United States.
NAEP frameworks provide the blueprint for the content and design of each assessment. Learn how NAEP assessments are built.
The Nation’s Report Card informs the public about what U.S. students know and can do in a variety of subject areas.
An important role of the Board is setting achievement levels for NAEP assessments. Discover more about this process and what the achievement levels mean when it comes to measuring student achievement.
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The Governing Board works to continually increase NAEP’s impact as a resource for improving education. See some of our priority topics and initiatives.
Board member Cary Sneider discusses NAEP Science in a blog post for the Oregon Science Teachers Association
Board Member Father Joe O'Keefe is the recipient of the 2018 National Catholic Educational Association President's Award. Read more about his outstanding contributions.
A National Public Radio story used NAEP Civics results as context to discuss how to make students active citizens.
As NASA celebrates its 60th year anniversary, see how various factors play a role in the achievement of black girls in STEM subjects.
These animated infographics show the relationship of absenteeism, algebra enrollment, and the teaching of fiction to NAEP performance in urban districts.
Find out who made the most progress on NAEP Reading and Mathematics from 2009-2017.