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Visweek 2011 – Telling stories with data « Visualization Blog

Visweek 2011 – Telling stories with data « Visualization Blog | Statistical data literacy | Scoop.it
Workshop: Telling Stories With Data. The Telling Stories With Data ... She discussed the multiple forms of literacy beyond just natural language, addressing issues of statistical literacy as well as visual.
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New campaign offers tips to help journalists get their numbers straight - Poynter.org

New campaign offers tips to help journalists get their numbers straight - Poynter.org | Statistical data literacy | Scoop.it
Poynter.orgNew campaign offers tips to help journalists get their numbers straightPoynter.orgFormer journalist David Walker is the director of Getstats, the Society's campaign to improve statistical literacy, and he has set part of his sights on...
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Interdisciplinary GIS Library Fellow | Los Angeles, CA | GIS Jobs ...

Interdisciplinary GIS Library Fellow | Los Angeles, CA | GIS Jobs ... | Statistical data literacy | Scoop.it
The Fellow will be expected to develop and promote GIS-specific library data services and spatial literacy across campus. ... Basic understanding of ARC-GIS software and/or other statistical software (SPSS, SAS, Stata) ...
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CILIP | Data analysis: using stats to make a case

Data analysis: using stats to make a case. Librarians in all sectors are increasingly having to collect statistical data in order to present a case - whether it be for a new service; to demonstrate value for money, or to present impact outcomes.
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Capital Punishment, 2010 – Statistical Tables « Full Text Reports…

Capital Punishment, 2010 – Statistical Tables « Full Text Reports… | Statistical data literacy | Scoop.it
Capital Punishment, 2010 – Statistical Tables Source: Bureau of Justice Statistics. Presents characteristics of persons under sentence of death on December 31, 2010, and persons executed in 2010. Preliminary data on ...
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Research and policy making symposium « Research into film

Research and policy making symposium « Research into film | Statistical data literacy | Scoop.it
In the discussion following this panel I raised the issue of statistical literacy in film studies. It is all very well producing work such as the RSU's Statistical Yearbook or in making data sets available to researchers if people do not ...
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Library Boy: Sixth Winter Institute on Statistical Literacy for Librarians ...

Library Boy: Sixth Winter Institute on Statistical Literacy for Librarians ... | Statistical data literacy | Scoop.it
The University of Alberta Libraries will be hosting its sixth Winter Institute on Statistical Literacy for Librarians (WISLL) in February 22-24, 2012 in Edmonton: ...
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Big numbers, and big debts. - Significance Magazine

Big numbers, and big debts. - Significance Magazine | Statistical data literacy | Scoop.it
Significance MagazineBig numbers, and big debts.Significance Magazine“Quantitative Literacy”, which is even more fundamental than mathematical or statistical literacy, has several components, but key ones are the ability to interpret data and draw...
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Google Public Data Explorer- What Will You Find Out? | Great Maths ...

Google Public Data Explorer is a fantastic free Google product that gives you direct access to real world statistics. You can view anything from world population to life expectancy, adult literacy rates to fuel prices.
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Data011: When do results transfer, or, Are students ... - Data Literacy

Data011: When do results transfer, or, Are students ... - Data Literacy | Statistical data literacy | Scoop.it
But, as they say, “Statistics is never having to say you're certain.” That is, assuming that there will never be an exact match between two different sets of people, the question then becomes “how similar do they have to be to ...
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Special Education: Writing a Great Proposal Letter

"Our organization has been serving the mission of youth development through sports and literacy program. This proposal letter is in regard to the government's focus on youth development." 2) It is important to find some ...
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The Study of Social Gender Difference on Chengdu Public Scientific ...

The Study of Social Gender Difference on Chengdu Public Scientific ... | Statistical data literacy | Scoop.it
This paper as the basis of “The public scientific literacy survey of Chengdu in 2006 “, to be based on the statistical data, from the gender perspective in Chengdu on a public scientific literacy gender analysis.
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Statistics Informed Decisions Using Data (4th Edition ...

Statistics Informed Decisions Using Data (4th Edition ... | Statistical data literacy | Scoop.it
This book follows the Guidelines for Assessment and Instruction in Statistics Education (GAISE), as recommended by the American Statistical Association, and emphasizes statistical literacy, use of real data and ...
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Great Job. Consultant: International Consultant – to Conduct an Assessment of Data Users’ Needs and Capacity; to Produce Statistical Literacy Manual and to Provide Training of Trainer | Aid Jobs

Great Job. Consultant: International Consultant – to Conduct an Assessment of Data Users’ Needs and Capacity; to Produce Statistical Literacy Manual and to Provide Training of Trainer | Aid Jobs | Statistical data literacy | Scoop.it
UNDP | Laos | Apply by: 18 January 2012 (Job Vacancy: Consultant: International Consultant – to Conduct an Assessment of Data Users’ Needs and Capacity; to...)...
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American Statistical Association Urges Support of Statistical Literacy ...

Because statistics is the understanding and analysis of data, it improves scientific ability. Finally, statistics' heavy use of mathematics reinforces students' math and numeracy skills.” The letter adds, “…being statistically literate ...
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Statistics : The Art and Science of Learning From Data- Text Only

Statistics : The Art and Science of Learning From Data- Text Only | Statistical data literacy | Scoop.it
Emphasize statistical literacy and develop statistical thinking.*Use real data.*Stress conceptual understanding rather than mere knowledge of procedures.*Foster active learning in the classroom.*Use technology for ...
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Swiss Statistics – Election Atlas 2011 « Blog about Stats

Swiss Statistics – Election Atlas 2011 « Blog about Stats | Statistical data literacy | Scoop.it
blogstats post Open data: Waiting ….: UK and US governments support open data … not only in their own countries.... http://t.co/8pYoG236.1 day ago · Follow @ ... All about dissemination of Official Statistics.
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The Digital Image « Ben Goldstein

We will see how content, even statistical data, can now be presented in dynamic ways through infographics and via new presentation tools. ... [1] Visual Literacy as outlined in Kress, Gunther R. ; Van Leeuwen, Theo (2006).
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