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Data Explorer. Analyze NAEP data and create tables and graphics. District Profiles. Explore the results of the NAEP Trial Urban District Assessments (TUDA). Item Maps. See what students at each achievement level are likely to know and can do.
Questions Tool. Search, sort, and print sample NAEP questions. State Comparisons. Compare state performance by various demographic groups. State Profiles. See NAEP performance results and student demographics for each state.
Test Yourself. Try out actual questions administered to students in the NAEP assessments.

Tool Resources


bullet Exploring the NAEP Data Explorer

 The NAEP Data Explorer (NDE) creates customizable tables and graphics to display NAEP results. Watch a short video about the NDE.

bullet Exploring the NAEP Questions Tool

NAEP Questions Tool (NQT) provides access to thousands of released questions from NAEP assessments in all NAEP subject areas. See students' actual answers to constructed-response questions, with scoring comments. Watch a short video showing the features of NQT. ​

Quickly access data tables containing results from the most recent reports.


Quick Reference Guide

NAEP tools are easy to use. To understand what you can do with these tools, see these Quick Reference Guides (QRG). They are PDF files that you can print easily:

bullet Questions Tool QRG (554K)
bullet Item Maps QRG (1,126K)
bullet State Comparisons QRG (742K)
bullet Data Explorer QRG (961K)​