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Digest of Education Statistics, 2014

The 50th in a series of publications initiated in 1962, the Digest''s purpose is to provide a compilation of statistical information covering the broad field of education from prekindergarten through graduate school. » More info


The Nation's Report Card: 2015 Mathematics and Reading at Grade 12

This online report presents national results from the NAEP 2015 mathematics and reading assessments at grade 12. » More info


Projections of Education Statistics to 2023

This publication provides projections for key education statistics, including statistics on enrollment, graduates, teachers, and expenditures in elementary and secondary schools, and enrollment and earned degrees conferred expenditures of degree-granting institutions. » More info


Trends in Public and Private School Principal Demographics and Qualifications: 1987-88 to 2011-12

This Statistics in Brief examines the trends in principal demographics and other characteristics. » More info

NCES Video Highlights

The Program for the International Assessment of Adult Competencies (PIAAC) is a large-scale international study of adult skills and life experiences. Watch our new video to find out how the skills of U.S. adults compare with those of adults in other countries, and how skills vary within three important groups in the U.S. population: the unemployed, young adults, and older adults.

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Data Snapshot

The U.S. average score on PISA 2012 Problem Solving was 508, which was higher than the OECD-PS average of 500.

SOURCE: Key findings from PISA 2012 Problem Solving: United States

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The Condition of Education

Browse key indicators on the condition of education in the United States at all levels, including prekindergarten, elementary and secondary, and postsecondary. The COE summarizes important developments and trends using the latest statistics, which are updated as data become available.

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