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Literacy rates of Asian countries

What are the literacy rates of Asian countries (Myanmar, Bhutan, Pakistan, China, Nepal) for last five censuses?
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Sustainability Contacts for Educational Facilities

I am looking for a list of the sustainability contacts at universities, colleges and private schools in New York state.
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Looking for zip codes and elevation of high schools

I'm researching United State zip codes and elevation. Specifically high schools elevations in US.
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California Private School Data

Where can I find California's private school data? I'm specifically interested in exploring whether or not these schools are offering Computer Science education formally–and informally.
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Affirmative action data for college admissions

Is there data out there on college admissions by race, entry GPA, SAT score, major, and ideally earnings after graduation? Does such a dataset (or datasets) exist? Any standard format would be useful ...
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How do I get Google Analytics data for teaching college course?

Does anyone know how I can obtain a Google Analytics database for teaching undergraduates how to work with Google Analytics? I don't have a commercial website which I can attach to, and I want to ...
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Funding data for US Department of Education CSV format

I am looking for data about the funding from the Department of Education, Energy and Defense. The data I want is the fund/award number, the PI, Co-PI (if any) and the award amount along with the year ...
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What exactly do the variables named “Unemployment rate, via Census data” and “Poverty rate, via Census data” represent?

What exactly do the variables named "Unemployment rate, via Census data" and "Poverty rate, via Census data," found in the College Scorecard data dictionary, represent? Do these rates represent the ...
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In the College Scorecard Data Directory--what is N=30

In the directory file, for all the loan and debt numbers it says "suppressed for n=30". What is "n"?
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What is the profile of gradutes from University of Louisville, College of Arts and Sciences and Dept of Biology?

I have looked at the following webpage: College Scorecard https://collegescorecard.ed.gov/school/?157289-University-of-Louisville and obtained some University-wide data, but am looking for program-...
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College Scorecard full data base

The Obama administration recently release College Scorecard Data with detailed information on college cost and earning after graduation. Does anybody know if the full data set is available for ...
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Non-violent misbehaviors in California, 2014

Where can I find the stats for the NON-VIOLENT MISBEHAVIORS were referred to on January 8, 2014 by U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan, citing California’s data? “nearly half of the more than 700,...
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Where can I download US secondary (high school, etc) educational test score data for school districts, individual schools, etc?

This has so far been a surprising difficult task. It appears some aspect of public policy sees it fit to make this data difficult to obtain(?) I'm sure its out there though. No child left behind data, ...
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Dataset of Business Schools in the US

Is is there a dataset of all the business schools in the US, with total undergrad enrollment in the Business School, Dean (and Associate Dean's) name and email address, and if there is an online ...
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De-identified longitudinal K-12 student letter grade data

Does anyone know of any de-identified longitudinal student-level letter grade data for a K-12 school system? I'm aware that this data would be sensitive--I'm not interested in demographics or ...
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Where can find a comprehensive list of all the Computer Science courses in California on CBEDS?

I'm looking for a comprehensive list of all the Computer Science courses in CA on CBEDS with the following course codes: 2451 Computer Programming 2453 Computer Science 2465 IB Computer Science ...
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Basic English proficiency in the world

I am looking for data showing how all world countries compare in terms of basic English proficiency. In answers, the SAME METRIC should be used for all countries. Reasonably recent, at least after ...
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California Community Colleges Transfer Data

Can someone point me to where I can find California Community Colleges transfer data?
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Federal early childhood education funding

I'm trying to find a report of federal early childhood education funding levels by state, by year. Any ideas?
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School Quality Data at the County Level

Is anyone familiar with data that that has or could give provide a measure of school quality at the county level?
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Data sets for teaching

I'll be giving a (short) introductory course for Data Science within a couple of months. One of my ideas was, instead of giving lectures on theoretic aspects of it (which of course are important), ...
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Where can I find a dataset that represents the level of education or/and social class of people and their parents

I'm looking for any opportunity to to track social mobility across generations.
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Spelling ability of different generations

I want to study how the spelling/grammar abilities of people has evolved over the ages. I mean the ability to write down dictated text without making grammar/etc mistakes. For instance, for a ...
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Educational attainment in the private and public sector

Where can I find the data on public employees' educational attainment, such as years of schooling or fraction of employees holding particular degrees? Preferably, compared to educational attainment in ...
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Is there any publicly available dataset of the student behaviors in massive online courses like Coursera?

I need dataset of the student behavior in the massive online courses. By searching the internet, most of data I find about online courses is just the course information. But what I want is the student ...
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Dataset of multiple judges or examiners giving scores

I am looking for a publicly available data set of (ideally) the following kind. Multiple (must be 3 or more) examiners each grade the academic work (e.g., essay, dissertation, term-assignment) of ...
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List of vocabulary (kanjis) for the JLPT1 exam

I am preparing for the Japanese Language Proficiency Test N1. I am looking for a list of vocabulary (kanjis) that I should probably study for this test. I know there is no official list, but is ...
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Open Source GRE Data

I am looking for information related to test preparation for the GRE. math questions with answers (GRE subjects) vocabulary tests
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College student suicide dataset

I am looking for a dataset listing college student suicides (preferably in the US) with as many following fields as possible: college name date/time age gender major/minor reason of suicide method ...
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Where can I find column definitions for ed.gov data?

Thanks to Is there an open database of elementary, middle, and high schools in the United States? I found http://www.ed.gov/developers where I downloaded a list of schools ( School District / Local ...
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List of all universities by country

Is there a list of all universities by country including their websites, location, latitude and longitude, facebook, twitter, youtube, founding year etc. I can't believe such a data set is not ...
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Scraper for Openstreetmap: all south-american schools to mysql-db

I have seen the python scraper described here. Well this is very interesting. I am not a programmer and therefore some of the techniques and ideas of scrapers are too complicated for me. But it ...
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Collection of messy data [closed]

I'm looking for messy data files for practice/testing/training in data cleaning. Ideally, someone knows of a collection like there are for Machine Learning and other domains. But individual bad data ...
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Where can I find data on university expenditures?

I'd like to examine claims frequently made in popular articles about reasons for the rising cost of education, e.g. http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-srv/special/business/cost-of-higher-education/index....
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What are the different types of Degrees, Diplomas and Certifications and Industry types?

What are all the different types of Degrees, Certifications and Diplomas you can get? I can find the Types of Degrees, but I am not looking only for the types of degrees. I am looking for Certificate ...
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Has any MOOC (Coursera, edX, Udacity or others) publicly released some of their student data?

I'm looking for educational datasets from MOOCs. PSLC DataShop contains some learning interaction data, but not from MOOCs. I'm especially interested in logs tracking students' activities such as ...
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PhD for open data in Europe

I am looking for a PhD in Europe related with open data. Do you know any university that works with this sector?
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What does 'subregion' mean in Illinois State Report Card data?

In the Illinois State Report Cards data for schools, there are fields that refer to 'Subregions'? What are subregions? Here are a couple of reports cards that use subregions: http://webprod.isbe.net/...
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Where to get school district boundaries?

Census.gov usually makes available the shapefiles containing school district boundaries. Due to the US government shutdown, census.gov is down. Does anyone know where to download a recently archived ...
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How to flag incorrect links to data on data.gov?

Just looking around, and noticed that the CSV dataset that should be a list of all elementary schools in the US, is actually a population breakdown of Canadian provinces. http://catalog-next.data....
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Is there an open database of elementary, middle, and high schools in the United States?

Is there an up-to-date and regularly maintained open database of elementary, middle, and high schools in the United States? I'm looking for both public and private schools. Names alone would be a ...
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Additional Detail from IPEDS Data Source

I have used NCES IPEDS data in the past, but this recent release seems to have instituted a change. In looking at the NCES college navigator site for a particular institution, I notice that they now ...

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