Guidelines for Assessment and Instruction in Statistics Education (GAISE) Reports

Participants in the Guidelines for Assessment and Instruction in Statistics Education (GAISE) project have created two reports of recommendations for introductory statistics courses (college level) and statistics education in Pre-K-12 years.

PreK-12 Report


GAISE PreK-12 Report

Copyright © 2007 by American Statistical Association. All rights reserved. This text may be freely shared for educational and classroom use, but it may not be republished in any medium without express written consent from the authors and advance notification of the American Statistical Association.

Full Report (PDF format)



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E-mail comments to Chris Franklin.

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College Report


Copyright © 2016 by American Statistical Association. This work is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 United States License.

2016 GAISE College Report

Full Report (PDF Format)


GAISE College Report writing team: Robert Carver (Stonehill College), Michelle Everson, co-chair (The Ohio State University), John Gabrosek (Grand Valley State University), Nicholas Horton (Amherst College), Robin Lock (St. Lawrence University), Megan Mocko, co-chair (University of Florida), Allan Rossman (Cal Poly – San Luis Obispo), Ginger Holmes Rowell (Middle Tennessee State University), Paul Velleman (Cornell University), Jeffrey Witmer (Oberlin College), and Beverly Wood (Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University)

Webinar: Reporting Back to the Community about GAISE 2016
Robert Carver (Stonehill College), Megan Mocko (University of Florida), Jeff Witmer (Oberlin College), and Beverly Wood (Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University)
Recorded Monday, March 14, 2016, running time 42 minutes

Endorsed by the American Statistical Association, July 2016

E-mail comments to Michelle Everson or Megan Mocko


2005 GAISE College Report

Full Report (PDF Format)

Copyright © 2005 by American Statistical Association. This work is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 United States License.

This version is a reformatted version of the original 2005 report.


2005 GAISE College Report writing team: Martha Aliaga, George Cobb, Carolyn Cuff, Joan Garfield (chair), Rob Gould, Robin Lock, Tom Moore, Allan Rossman, Bob Stephenson, Jessica Utts, Paul Velleman, Jeff Witmer

Report editors: Andrew Zieffler and Stacy Karl

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American Mathematical Association of Two-Year Colleges endorsement

E-mail comments to Joan Garfield