NMSSA 2017: Technical Information

Publication Details

In 2017 the National Monitoring Study of Student Achievement (NMSSA) study focused on the learning areas of science and health and physical education. This report provides technical information for science and health and physical education.

Author(s): Educational Assessment Research Unit, University of Otago and New Zealand Council for Educational Research for the Ministry of Education.

Date Published: December 2018


This report contains the following:

Information for Science and Health and Physical Education samples for 2017

  1. Sampling of schools.
    • Sampling algorithim
    • 2017 NMSSA sample
    • Achieved samples of schools
  1. Samping of students
    • GAT and InD samples

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