National Assessment of Education Progress

Kentucky Education Ranks 5th in Harvard Report

Jul 19, 2012

Kentucky’s improvement in student assessments of reading, math and science in the past 20 years has placed the Commonwealth in a tie for fifth place in a new Harvard University report.  

Tennessee Students Make Slight Gains in Science

May 15, 2012

The Nation's Report Card shows Tennessee students making slight gains in science.  State education officials say the latest results from the National Assessment of Education Progress show nearly 31 percent of students scoring at or above average in science, compared to 28 percent two years before.