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Title:  The Nationís Report Card: What Every Parent Should Know About NAEP
Description: Parents, have you ever wondered how NAEP fits into the big picture and what its results tell us about education? Are you curious about how NAEP sparks change across the country, and what resources are available for you and your child? Find out all of this information and more in a new brochure that the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) has developed especially for you!

"The Nationís Report Card: What Every Parent Should Know about NAEP" is a promotional, plain language brochure that is written to engage all parents. It introduces parents to what NAEP is and why it is valuable. It also offers a glimpse into the types of information that NAEP provides, and the resources parents can use on their own.
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Cover Date: June 2012
Web Release: June 19, 2012
Print Release: June 20, 2012
Publication #: NCES 2012469
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Center/Program: NCES
Authors: NCES
Type of Product: Brochure
Survey/Program Areas: National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP)
Questions: For questions about the content of this Brochure, please contact:
Arnold Goldstein.
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