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Library resources for undergraduate education students.

Data and Statistics


  • National Center for Education Statistics  The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), located within the U.S. Department of Education and the Institute of Education Sciences, is the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.
  • National Assessment of Educational Progress  The National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) is the onlynationally representative and continuing assessment of what America's students know and can do in various subject areas.  Assessments are conducted periodically in mathematics, reading, science, writing, the arts, civics, economics, geography and U.S. history.
  • Kids Count-Annie E. Casey Foundation  Data from the Annie E. Casey Foundation's 2007 KIDS COUNT Data Center are available at the city, state, national and community-leve.  Generate custom graphs, maps, and charts from the data.
  • Education Week Research Center  The Education Counts database contains more than 250 state-level K-12 eduation indicators, many spanning multiple years.  Included are data collected for Education Week's annual reports, Quality Counts and Technology Counts. You can use the custom table builder to create a table, graph,or map of any indicators you wish.
  • Maryland School Performance Report  Maryland Report Card site for the schools reviews the performance of the state, its 24 school systems, and individual school from 1991 to the present.

Goucher Databases

Goucher databases may have useful statistics.  Try the following.

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