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Data in the News is part of TeachingWithData.org, a portal of teaching and learning resources for infusing quantitative literacy into the social science curriculum in both K-12 and post-secondary education settings. Here, we highlight current events and news articles and the data they reference.

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Sep
11

Economic Programs Webinar Series: Exploring Hidden Gems Data from Multi-sector Programs

Economic Programs Webinar Series: Exploring Hidden Gems Data from Multi-sector Programs TOMORROW, September 12th - Learn about the different types of hidden gems data at the Census Bureau and how... more
Sep
9

Data Gems: How to Access Supplemental Tables for Mid-Size Cities and Towns

Looking for statistics about people and households located in geographies with mid-sized populations? Check out the Census Bureau’s new Supplemental Tables! These simplified tables are the only... more
Sep
6

Data Gems: Making Sense of the Census Bureau’s Terminology

  ​The Census Bureau doesn't always speak in plain language. To help you understand the necessary terminology, the Census Bureau has created a Glossary where you can find definitions, print and... more
Sep
4

ACS 2017 Data Release Schedule

Planned Release Data Products1 Lowest Level Geography2 September 13, 2018 1-Year Data Release:3 Data Profiles Comparison Profiles Selected Population Profiles Ranking Tables Subject Tables... more
Sep
3

Demographic Analysis and Population Projections Workshop (October 29 - November 9, 2018)

Demographic Analysis and Population Projections Workshop (October 29 - November 9, 2018) This workshop provides training in the production of population estimates and projections as well as the... more