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Title:  Status and Trends in the Education of American Indians and Alaska Natives
Description: This report examines both the current conditions and recent trends in the education of American Indians and Alaska Natives using statistical measures. It presents a selection of indicators that illustrate the educational achievement and attainment of American Indians and Alaska Natives. Over the past 20 years, American Indians/Alaska Natives have made gains in key education areas, such as increased educational attainment. However, gaps in academic performance between American Indian/ Alaska Native and White students remain.
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Cover Date: August 2005
Web Release: August 25, 2005
Print Release: October 10, 2005
Publication #: NCES 2005108
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Center/Program: NCES
Authors: Catherine Freeman, Mary Ann Fox
Type of Product: Statistical Analysis Report
Survey/Program Areas: Annual Reports Program (Annual)
Questions: For questions about the content of this Statistical Analysis Report, please contact:
Thomas D. Snyder.
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