Results of the 2011 NAEP computer-based writing assessment, administered to students in grades 8 and 12 throughout the United States, are now available. This is the first time the writing assessment was delivered via computer. Explore the tutorials describing this innovative assessment.
2011 Writing Results
Exploring NAEP Writing
Take a look at publications about NAEP writing.
Review lessons learned from NAEP’s 2012 Grade 4 Writing Computer-Based Assessment pilot study. Read Ideas for Planning and Reviewing Your Writing, a handout given to students taking the 2011 writing assessment at grade 8 (1.2 KB) and grade 12 (1.2 KB).Take a look at the NAEP schedule of assessments.
Do you have a special interest in the state-level writing assessment and results for your particular state? If so, here's the place to begin.
Spotlight on the Trial Urban District Assessment
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How the NAEP Writing Assessment Works