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National Indian Education Study, 2011

Metadata Updated: November 10, 2020

The National Indian Education Study, 2011 (NIES 2011), is a study that is part of the National Indian Education Study (NIES) within the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) program. NIES 2011 ( is a cross-sectional survey that is designed to describe the condition of education for American Indian and Alaska Native (AI/AN) students in the United States. Students in public, private, Department of Defense, and Bureau of Indian Education-funded schools were sampled and then assessed using a paper-and-pencil assessment instrument. The weighted response rates ranged from 80 to 92 percent. Key statistics produced from NIES 2011 provides educators, policymakers, and the public with information about the academic performance in reading and mathematics of AI/AN fourth- and eighth-graders, as well as information about their exposure to Native American culture.

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Metadata Created Date November 10, 2020
Metadata Updated Date November 10, 2020
Data Update Frequency R/P1Y

Metadata Source

Harvested from Education JSON

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Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Created Date November 10, 2020
Metadata Updated Date November 10, 2020
Publisher National Center for Education Statistics
Identifier NCES_2012466
Data First Published 2012-07-03
Language en-US
Data Last Modified 2012-07-03
Public Access Level public
Data Update Frequency R/P1Y
Bureau Code 018:50
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Data Quality True
Harvest Object Id 3ccd80ad-da39-4a40-9113-9d03a0df91a2
Harvest Source Id 2a5c4dd8-eda9-4f03-abc3-fff8cfb80fc6
Harvest Source Title Education JSON
Homepage URL
Program Code 018:000
Publisher Hierarchy U.S. Government > U.S. Department of Education > Institute of Education Sciences > National Center for Education Statistics
Related Documents
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Source Hash 84e6988a230c097079b8661bb3a04b45bd1f2c4e
Source Schema Version 1.1
Spatial United States
System of Records
Temporal 2010/2011

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