NAEP Overview Resources
NAEP and State Assessments Fact Sheet- Describes the differences between NAEP and state assessments.
State Comparison Tool - Provides tables and maps that compare states and jurisdictions based on the average scale scores for selected groups of public school students within a single assessment year, or compare the change in performance between two assessment years
Resources for Schools Participating in NAEP
- Districts selected for participation in NAEP are usually notified by the end of May or early June. All schools selected to participate in NAEP are usually notified around the end of June, when building principals and district assessment coordinators receive their schools' assessment dates. Please note that for NAEP 2024, school notifications are delayed to mid-July.
- In the fall, schools participating in NAEP will receive information about registering for the new Assessment Management System (AMS) and completing tasks to prepare for NAEP testing in their schools.
- Materials for participating schools are posted online on schools’ AMS pages.