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EDU 230: Communication Skills for Teachers -- Spring 2019: Data Sources

Free or Open Source Data Sources

Places to get data:

  • DATA.GOV.  Here you will find data, tools, and resources...
  • Dataquest.  17 or 18 places to find data sets for data science projects 
  • Forbes Big Data:  33 Brilliant and Free Data Sources Anyone Can Use.
  • GitHub.  A topic-centric list of HQ open datasets.
  • Kaggle.  A place to do data science projects.
  • The Nation's Report Card.  The largest assessment of what U.S. students know and can do.

Collecting Your Own Data

You can set up online surveys using Google Forms, Microsoft Forms, or other free online survey tools.