Thank you for your interest in working for the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP)!

NAEP is a continuing and nationally representative measure of trends in academic achievement of U.S. elementary and secondary students in various subjects. It is the largest continuing and nationally representative assessment of what our nation's students know and can do in select subjects. Teachers, principals, parents, policymakers, and researchers all use NAEP results to assess progress and develop ways to improve education in the United States. Read more about the assessment and its history at
Westat, one of the world’s leading providers of educational research, conducts NAEP on behalf of the U.S. Department of Education. Read more about Westat and its impact on research at

Westat will begin hiring for the "NAEP 2021" cycle in July 2020.

Enter contact information here for yourself or a friend who might be interested in working on NAEP! We will email instructions on how to apply to you and your referrals once the applications open.

If you have questions about the upcoming job postings or providing your contact information through this platform, please contact the NAEP Recruitment Center at