Level Up, NAEP and In-Person Instruction

Dear Superintendents, Over the past several weeks, WDE’s Robin Grandpre, Linda Finnerty, and I hosted regional zoom kick-off meetings for Level Up Cohort 2 participants Wyoming’s “best of the best” teachers and their principals offered insight, enthusiasm, and inspiration for the year ahead. We hope to meet face-to-face in early 2021. Visit this link for more … Continue reading Level Up, NAEP and In-Person Instruction

2019 NAEP Scores Show Wyoming Students Benefit from Equitable Funding

CHEYENNE – Several student groups continue to outperform their peers’ test scores around the country, which helped keep Wyoming above national public school averages on the 2019 National Assessment of Educational Progress, also known as the Nation’s Report Card or NAEP. Scores are intended to show where Wyoming compares to other states. Unlike the statewide … Continue reading 2019 NAEP Scores Show Wyoming Students Benefit from Equitable Funding

Wyoming NAEP Scores Continue to Outpace Nation in Reading and Math

CHEYENNE – Overall, Wyoming’s fourth and eighth grade students in 2017 continue to outperform national average test scores in reading and mathematics on the 2017 National Assessment of Educational Progress, known as the Nation’s Report Card or NAEP. The Wyoming Department of Education (WDE) today released the state’s reading and mathematics results. “NAEP provides an … Continue reading Wyoming NAEP Scores Continue to Outpace Nation in Reading and Math

NAEP Scores

Dear Superintendents, NAEP SCORES 2017 NAEP scores for reading and math will be released on April 10. Four states were invited to participate in the live release, including Wyoming. Wyoming outperformed most states in reading and math in most grades in 2015. While the NAEP is one measure, it’s important because it’s stable from year … Continue reading NAEP Scores

2015 Wyoming NAEP Science Scores Released

CHEYENNE – The Wyoming Department of Education (WDE) today announced the state’s science results on the 2015 National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP), also known as the Nation’s Report Card. Overall, Wyoming’s fourth and eighth-grade students in 2015 continue to outperform national average test scores in science. “Overall results are favorable for Wyoming and that … Continue reading 2015 Wyoming NAEP Science Scores Released

2011 NAEP TIMSS Results

Contact Information   Will Donkersgoed (307) 777-5133 william.donkersgoed@wyo.gov TIMSS 2011 US in a Global Context – Results From the 2011 NAEP-TIMSS Linking Study (PDF) US in a Global Context – Results From the 2011 NAEP-TIMSS Linking Study (PowerPoint) NAEP TIMSS Linking Study, 2011 (PowerPoint) Press Release: Wyoming International Benchmarking Results in Mathematics and Science

NAEP

National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) About the Program The National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP), commonly known as The Nation’s Report Card, is a congressionally authorized project. It is conducted as a representative-sample survey, and is administered by the National Center for Education Statistics within the U.S. Department of Education’s Institute of Education Sciences. … Continue reading NAEP

Congratulations to WY U.S. Presidential Scholars

Dear Superintendents, During visits to Wyoming schools this week I met with students and parents to gather stakeholder input about using the American Rescue Plan (ARP) funds, as required by law. The conversations were insightful and sincere. Thank you for generously scheduling the visits and welcoming me into schools. It is always an honor. Monthly … Continue reading Congratulations to WY U.S. Presidential Scholars