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April 23, 2020

On April 23, the National Center for Education Statistics released the 2018 National Assessment of Educational Progress U.S. History, Geography, and Civics Report Cards at Grade 8.

Nationally representative samples of eighth-grade students participated in the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) U.S. history, geography, and civics assessments in 2018—the first year these assessments transitioned to a digital platform.

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April 23, 2020

Event Date: May 12 12:00 PM EDT // 9:00 AM PDT

Join this webinar to learn about:
What are the impacts and consequences of the coronavirus pandemic on our lives and our societies – and what are some of the solutions we can find to boost our healthcare systems, secure our businesses, maintain our jobs and education, and stabilise financial markets and economies?

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April 23, 2020

DHS (Demographic & Health Surveys)

The data for the Uganda MIS 2018-19 survey are now available for download to all registered users with access to Uganda surveys.

Datasets can be requested/downloaded at: https://www.dhsprogram.com/data/dataset_admin

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April 23, 2020

Science can be hard on even the best of days. I remember. But when you can't get to your lab, it's much more challenging to be productive. I've assembled 10 tips on ways you can be productive and help the future you do better, more efficient science once you're able to get back to the lab.

Pick one tip from the list below that seems the most doable or the most critical for your work and get started on it this week. When you have that under control, move on to another!

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April 23, 2020

DATA RELEASES from IPUMS (Integrated Public-Use Microdata Samples)

IPUMS CPS (Current Population Survey - US)
2020 March CPS data now available via IPUMS.

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April 22, 2020

Add a new layer to your research design!

You may know us as the ICPSR Summer Program, or just the Summer Program, or some combination of math/stats/nerd camp, but here's some trivia for your Tuesday: our full name is the ICPSR Summer Program in Quantitative Methods of Social Research. Yet even that doesn't include everything we do! We also teach methods involving a more qualitative approach, and today we are featuring a handful of short workshops that fit that mold.

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April 22, 2020

The power of data lies in the stories it tells. How data is evaluated and presented can change your perspective, evoke emotion, and drive a point home.

April 28, 2020  |  11am-12pm PT  |  Online via ON24

In this webinar, Cheryl Phillips will walk you through the process of taking raw data and transforming it into effective narratives and visuals. She’ll cover best practices in searching for data, cleaning and processing it, and ultimately making sense of it.

YOU WILL LEARN

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April 22, 2020

For more information, including very good step-by-step instructions for installing: https://www.sas.com/en_us/software/university-edition/download-software.html#osx-setup

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April 22, 2020

From HigherEd-L:

The Esri GeoAI team will conduct the 2nd webinar on:

Topic:  Text Analytics and Location Intelligence

Date: April 28th , 2020

Time: 9:00 – 10:00 am PDT

Link to Registration

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April 16, 2020

Time: April 21, 2020 @ 9:00 AM PDT

Communicate and collaborate effectively with protocols.io. Research data and protocols will never leave the team, even if a person does. With protocols.io it is fast and easy to find the information that you want— a central place for all of your scientific data.

Join us for a 30-minute webinar to learn about:

Managing research data and protocols while keeping your work secure

Simplifying teamwork and improving collaboration

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