NAGB Newsletter June/July 2017
 
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FEATURE: Grade 12 Participation and Engagement

A new Focus on NAEP recently released by the National Center for Education Statistics explores the participation and engagement of 12th-grade students taking NAEP. Guess what? They are into it.

 
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Mitchell Chester

GOVERNING BOARD NEWS

The Governing Board recently created the Committee on Measures of Postsecondary Preparedness to review existing research, collect expert testimony, and prepare recommendations on how the Board should consider NAEP's role in this vital area.

 
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RESOURCES AND TOOLS

Our redesigned website features infographics, videos, social media plug-ins, and a streamlined layout, making it easier than ever to learn and share information about us and The Nation's Report Card.

 
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NAEP IN THE NEWS

Read how writers, reporters, and educators are talking about The Nation's Report Card.

 
  • Listen to "The West Wing Weekly" podcast, which mentions NAEP as Chris Lu, former White House Cabinet Secretary and Deputy Secretary of Labor, provides real-world insight into presidential proclamations.
  • Read Education Week's Curriculum Matters blog post that examines how NAEP should evolve to adapt to the changing education assessment landscape-a main topic of discussion during the Governing Board's recent quarterly meetings.
  • Learn about how schools across the country are revisiting their homework policies, especially for younger children. In his coverage, Greg Toppo of USA TODAY uses NAEP contextual variable analysis on how much homework 9-year-olds said they had.