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Data Literacy in the Classroom

Data literacy is emerging as an essential skill to understand our data-rich world and make it a better place. Join to discuss the importance of integrating data literacy in the classroom.


Discussion triggers

  1. What comes to mind when you hear the term data literacy?
  2. Is data collected on us without us even knowing about it? 
  3. How is data used in everyday life? 
  4. How have you seen data make a difference in the world? 
  5. What is the most important thing for the next generation to know about data?
  6. What are the barriers to data literacy for all?

Further reading

SAS Data Literacy Initiative

ASU's Data Literacy Study Hall YouTube series


News Literacy Project

HI-RiSE's PD course: Amplifying Statistics and Data Science in Classrooms