At grade 8, the average reading score was 3 points higher than in 1992 and 1 point higher than in 2005.
Trend in eighth-grade NAEP reading average scores
- The average reading score in 2007 was 3 points higher than in 1992 and 1 point 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, 1992–2007 Reading Assessments.
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