The National Assessment Governing Board faced criticism of its proposals to reorganize background questions asked of students in the National Assessment of Educational Progress.
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December 06, 2013
December 05, 2013
Institute of Education Sciences Director John Q. Easton considers federal education research amid budget cuts, stalled legislative talks, and staffing changes.
September 17, 2013
The National Board for Education Sciences will discuss research on English-language learners at its upcoming meeting next month.
August 30, 2013
New data breaks down the U.S. homeschooling population.
June 27, 2013
The National Center for Education Statistics today released updated data on states' policy changes on accountability, testing, finance, school choice, and other education issues.
May 23, 2013
The National Center on Education Statistics this morning releases its annual education data digest.
May 22, 2013
The American Educational Research Association is joining the ranks of open-access research with a new journal, AERA Open, expected to begin publishing early next year.
October 12, 2012
Private school enrollment continues to drop, according to 2011 American Community Survey data released this week by the the U.S. Census Bureau. As of 2011, the Census found 4.1 million students attended private elementary and high schools, a drop from both 4.8 million in 2005, the last count, and ...
August 15, 2012
Social networking and new technologies have helped revive a 50-year-old national education study.
July 20, 2012
The U.S. Education Department is urging states and districts to make their longitudinal student data systems more available to researchers and education entrepreneurs.