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NAEP-Tools & Resources

Learning More about NAEP…

Want to know more about NAEP, what it looks like for students, and gain access to pst assessment results?  The links below provide brief descriptions, simulations and video-overviews.  These links and others can be accessed from

  • Why are NAEP assessments going digital? Watch this two-minute video.
  • How do students know how to use the digital platform?  Visit the tutorial webpage, then, scroll down and select a content area to experience a tutorial that students receive before taking their assessment.
  • Technology and Engineering Literacy is one of the ten content areas NAEP assesses. See what a sample scenario based task is like by clicking on one of the three links below.

Sample Task
Develop an Online Exhibit about Chicago’s Water Pollution Problem in the 1800s

Sample Task
Design a Safe Bike Lane
Create an Ideal Iguana Habitat

Sample Task
Create Content for a Website Promoting a Teen Recreation Center



  • Item maps describe what students are able to do at the basic, proficient, and advanced levels. Click here to access Item Maps. Scroll down to select a content area and grade level.