At grades 4 and 8, the average mathematics scores were higher in 2007 than in all previous assessment years.
Trend in fourth-grade NAEP mathematics average scores
- The average score in 2007 was 27 points higher than in 1990 and 2 points higher than in 2005.
* Significantly different (p < .05) from 2007.
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SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP), various years, 1990–2007 Mathematics Assessments.
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