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Feb9

NHES:2016 Data File User's Manual and Data Files now available.

The 2016 National Household Education Surveys Program (NHES:2016) Data File User's Manual and data files are now available. » More info

Feb8

Education and Employment Outcomes Among Students Whose Parents Never Attended College

A new report from NCES examines high school success, postsecondary enrollment, degree completion, graduate school enrollment, and employment outcomes of students whose parents had not attended college. » More info

Feb1

High School Longitudinal Study of 2009 (HSLS:09) Second Follow-Up:A First Look at Fall 2009 Ninth-Graders in 2016

This publication provides descriptive findings from the High School Longitudinal Study of 2009 (HSLS:09) Second Follow-up. » More info

Jan30

First Look report presents findings from the 201516 National Postsecondary Student Aid Study (NPSAS:16)

A new First Look publication released by NCES describes the percentages of students receiving various types of financial aid and average amounts received, by type of institution attended, attendance pattern, dependency status, and income level. » More info

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COE 2017

The Condition of Education is an annual report to Congress summarizing important developments and trends in the U.S. education system. The report presents 50 indicators on topics ranging from prekindergarten through postsecondary education, as well as labor force outcomes and international comparisons. Discover how you can use the Condition of Education to stay informed about the latest education data.

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Data Snapshot

Problem Solving Skills of 15-year-olds, 2013The 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

Condition of EducationBrowse key indicators on the condition of education in the United States at all levels, from prekindergarten through postsecondary, as well as labor force outcomes and international comparisons. The indicators summarize important developments and trends using the latest statistics, which are updated throughout the year as new data become available.

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