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NCES announces online dataset training modules

The DLDT computer-based training module resource is an online, interactive tool that allows users to learn about NCES data across the education spectrum and evaluate it for suitability for particular research purposes.

New PISA 2012 Results: U.S. 15-year-olds Perform Above OECD Average in Problem Solving

NCES releases new data tables documenting the performance of U.S. 15-year-old students on the Program for International Student Assessment (PISA) 2012 problem solving assessment in comparison to their peers in 43 other education systems.

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Our nation's schools should be safe havens for teaching and learning, free of crime and violence. This short video shows our latest data on safety in schools.
Our nation's schools should be safe havens for teaching and learning, free of crime and violence. This short video shows our latest data on safety in schools.

 

2009 graduates earned an average of 3 credits more over the course of their high school education than 1990 graduates. This translates to about 420 additional hours of instruction during their high school careers.
2009 graduates earned an average of 3 credits more over the course of their high school education than 1990 graduates. This translates to about 420 additional hours of instruction during their high school careers.

 


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