Trend in eighth-grade NAEP writing average scores
- The average writing score in 2007 was 6 points higher than in 1998 and 3 points higher than in 2002.
* 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), 1998, 2002, and 2007 Writing Assessments.