NAEP


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NAEP

Abbreviation for:
National Asthma Education Program
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According to our estimates of NAEP proficiencies, 25 percent of Worcester's 4th grade students were proficient, while at the 10th grade only 19 percent were.
Under a separate contract, NAEP is building three natural gas pipeline expansions for TransCanada.
The No Child Left Behind Act of 2001 (NCLB) required all states to participate in the NAEP, which provides comparable information across all states and within many student groups.
The NAEP is only administered to a stratified sample of students.
Experts have been aware that academic standards can vary drastically from state to state, but what stands out in this report is its mapping exercise used to project state standards onto the scale used by NAEP.
NAEP results have been used for comparisons to recent state achievement test results and, appropriately or inappropriately, they will probably be used to evaluate standards-setting processes for those states that have developed new assessments or have expanded the number of grades assessed.
7) </pre> <p>The National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP)
The NAEP assesses 4th-, 8th- and 12thgrade students in math and reading.
Although the NAEP has assessed a variety of subjects (such as math, reading, writing, science, history, civics, art, and geography), the math and reading tests generate the most interest because they evaluate the most basic educational skills.
And so, at the urging of the president's advisors, the Senate bill would require that every year states give a second test--the National Assessment of Education Progress (NAEP)--to samples of their students to deter states from introducing watered-down tests and standards.
Department of Education released a congressionally mandated evaluation of Title I that seemed to show, based on results from the 1998 National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP), that the 1994 reauthorization of Title I had led to some increases in student achievement due to program reforms.
SINCE 2003, a representative state-level sample of 4th- and 8th-grade students has taken the National Assessment of Educational Proqress (NAEP) every other year (2003, 2005, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2013, 2015, and 2017).