Utah Eighth Graders Top Nation in Science; Fourth Graders Ranked Eighth

SALT LAKE CITY – Utah eighth graders turned in the best science scores in the nation in 2015, collectively raising their average score by five points and beating the national average by eight points, according to data released today by the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP), also known as the Nation’s Report Card. Utah fourth graders raised their average score by six points, enough to rank eighth in the nation in 2015, NAEP also reported. . . . → Read More



Utah and the NAEP-TIMMS Linking Study

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On Thursday, Oct. 24, the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) released a new study that links 8th grade NAEP math and science scores with the international math and science assessment known as Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study (TIMMS). . . . → Read More



Utah Students Hold Steady in Fourth, Eighth Grade Math, Reading

Utah fourth and eighth graders held steady academic performance in math and reading in 2011, according to data released today by the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP), also known as the Nation’s Report Card. . . . → Read More