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Government Data Sources
Institute of Education SciencesThe US Department of Education's IES "brings rigorous and relevant research, evaluation and statistics to our nation's education system." IES includes the National Center for Education Research (NCER), the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the National Center for Education Evaluation and Regional Assistance (NCEE), and the National Center for Special Education Research (NCSER).
National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) is the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education." The site provides access to data and data analysis tools, including for the Common Core of Data (CCD) and National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) programs.
U.S. Department of EducationThe US Department of Education's website includes reporting on educational initiatives; research, data, and facts about American schools; information about student financial aid; resources for parents; and information for educators, including lesson plans as well as grants and scholarships.
UNESCO Institute for StatisticsData for the sustainable development goals covering education and literacy; science, technology and innovation; culture; and communication and information.