Performance of U.S. 15-Year-Old Students in Mathematics, Science, and Reading Literacy in an International Context--First Look at PISA 2012 (December 3, 2013)
First Look at PISA 2012 reports average scale scores and the percentage of 15-year-old students reaching selected proficiency levels, comparing the United States with other participating education systems. Results for the three U.S. states are also reported.
NCES Releases New Data and Report from the 2011-12 National Postsecondary Student Aid Study (NPSAS:12) (December 3, 2013)
New estimates on the price and net price of attending postsecondary institutions are now available and included with this version of the National Postsecondary Student Aid Study. The First Look report, Restricted-Use data file, and PowerStats are available now. NPSAS provides the most up-to-date and comprehensive look at postsecondary student characteristics and student financial aid for the 2011-12 academic year.
REL Midwest Work-In-Progress: Study of the Implementation of Ramp-Up to Readiness Program (December 2, 2013)
REL Midwest is working with members of the College and Career Success Research Alliance to better understand how well schools serving students in Grades 10–12 are able to implement Ramp-Up to Readiness, a whole-school college guidance program.