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Select Education Policy Websites
- Common Core State Standards Initiative
Contains the core curriculum standards for grades K-12 drafted by the Council of Chief State School Officers and the National Governors Association Center for Best Practices. Most states have adopted these standards, including Kentucky.
- National Assessment of Educational Progress (from the National Center for Education Statistics)
"The National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) is the largest nationally representative and continuing assessment of what America's students know and can do in various subject areas. Assessments are conducted periodically in mathematics, reading, science, writing, the arts, civics, economics, geography, and U.S. history."
- US Department of Education: Policy
Features links to government documents on education policy.
- Education Commission of the States
Provides state legislation information, research reports, and other unbiased resources on education policy issues to help state leaders shape policy in all US states.
Databases for Public Policy Journal Articles & Reports
This includes both Government Policy Analysis and analysis by scholars.