National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP)

NAEP Publications

See below for studies and reports from the National Assessment of Educational Progress, a program of the U.S. Department of Education.

NAEP-TIMSS Linking Study

Mapping State Proficiency Standards Onto the NAEP Scales: Variation and Change in State Standards for Reading and Mathematics, 2005–2009

NAEP National Indian Education Study 2009

Mapping State Proficiency Standards Onto NAEP Scales 2005-2007

Early Childhood Longitudinal Study - October 2009

Teacher Strategies to Help Fourth-Graders Having Difficulty in Reading: An International Perspective - October 2009

High School Dropout and Completion Rates in the United States: 2007 - September 2009

2005 State Mapping Study - June 2007

Frameworks and Specifications

NAEP assessments can be found for the following subjects at

  • Arts
  • Civics
  • Economics
  • Foreign Language
  • Geography
  • Mathematics
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Technology and Engineering Literacy
  • U.S. History
  • Writing


August 11, 2017
Selected NAEP schools and district test coordinators will receive additional information regarding the 2018 administration between August 21 and August 28, 2017.

Wondering how your school was selected? Please see the NAEP Sampling Fact Sheet.

Contact Information:
Tony Wilson
NAEP State Coordinator

   Updated 5/29/2014

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