Module 1A: Frame the Problem

Room 257, IU School of Informatics and Computing Room 257, SOIC, 535 W Michigan St, Indianapolis, IN

Before you can begin using data to inform decisions, identify what you are trying to accomplish and determine how data can help you get there. This will determine what kind of data you need.

Module 2A: Find Existing Data

Room 257, IU School of Informatics and Computing Room 257, SOIC, 535 W Michigan St, Indianapolis, IN

Now that you know what you want to accomplish with data, you can use that as a framework for choosing the right dataset. We cover the strengths, weaknesses, and costs of readily available data sets, including SAVI, so you have the information you need to locate the data that’s right for you.

Data & Drafts: Fewer High School Graduates Attend College

IndyPL-Central Library 40 E St Clair St., Indianapolis, IN

Fewer Hoosiers attend college after graduating high school, and the downward trend began before the pandemic. The analysis takes a close look at local trends in Central Indiana’s college-going rate […]

SAVI Office Hours

Online IN

One-on-one help for any data needs. No need to register. If you need help using SAVI, working with your own data, or have any other question, you're welcome to log […]

Module 2B: Avoid Data Pitfalls

Online IN

Data is most powerful when you understand its limits. This module will give you the knowledge to think critically about data, making you aware of what can cause noise in data and how to use data effectively despite these limitations.

Data & Drafts: Developing a Real-Time Eviction Tracker

IndyPL-Central Library 40 E St Clair St., Indianapolis, IN

We will cover evictions trends since 2021, explore the potential for an automated eviction tracking tool in Indianapolis, and discover large property owners with the highest eviction filing rates. More […]

Module 1A: Frame the Problem

Online IN

Before you can begin using data to inform decisions, identify what you are trying to accomplish and determine how data can help you get there. This will determine what kind of data you need.

Module 2A: Find Existing Data

Online IN

Now that you know what you want to accomplish with data, you can use that as a framework for choosing the right dataset. We cover the strengths, weaknesses, and costs of readily available data sets, including SAVI, so you have the information you need to locate the data that’s right for you.

Module 1A: Frame the Problem

Room 257, IU School of Informatics and Computing Room 257, SOIC, 535 W Michigan St, Indianapolis, IN

Before you can begin using data to inform decisions, identify what you are trying to accomplish and determine how data can help you get there. This will determine what kind […]