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Seven Steps to Creating Better Data Stories

This seven-step brief generalizes the lessons learned from DataSpark, a program at the University of Rhode Island, that has developed a collaborative process of producing data stories. 

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Boston's Civic Tech Partnership Helps Youth Get Summer Jobs

The Metropolitan Area Planning Council (MAPC) worked with the City of Boston to make the city’s summer job program more accessible to youth through the open source Youth Jobs Platform.

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Civic Switchboard: Connecting Library and Community Information Networks

The Civic Switchboard project develops partnerships between libraries and local data intermediaries to better serve data users, further democratize data, and support equitable access to information. 

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The National Neighborhood Indicators Partnership

NNIP is a collaboration of the Urban Institute and local partners in 30 cities to further the development and use of neighborhood-level information systems for community building and local decision-making. Visit the partner profiles...

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Activities

Developing Cutting-Edge Data Infrastructure to Answer Community Questions in North Carolina
DataWorks NC
Date: 2017 - 2020
Description:

DataWorks is a partner in the three-year, $3 million project IMPACT project, along with Duke’s Renaissance...

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Collaborative for Miami-Dade's Integrated Data System Selected for Technical Assistance Program
The Children's Trust
Date: January 1, 2018
Description:

The Children's Trust is working with the University of Miami Center for Computational Sciences and multiple early learning agencies throughout Miami-Dade County, including the school system, on an...

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Publications

Presentation | University Center for Social and Urban Research
Presentation | The Polis Center