Tag Archives: NAEP

1 out of 3; 2 out of 5

How many Kansas schoolchildren are proficient in reading and mathematics, as measured by the Nation’s Report Card? Not nearly enough, as you can see from this page I’ve assembled from data at the U.S. Department of Education.

By the way, what’s happened to school spending during the time period measured there? It’s gone up.

Assessments Through the Years

How have Kansas schools done lately? One way of answering that question is to look at the state’s  performance on the NAEP, or National Assessment of Educational Progress. You can download a one-page summary (PDF) of Kansas performance on the NAEP since 1998.