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4T Virtual Conference on Data Literacy - July 11-12
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From our friends at the University of Michigan School of Information:

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The 4T Virtual Conference on Data Literacy will be here next week on Wednesday, July 11, and Thursday, July 12. It’s free, thanks to funding from the Institute of Museum and Library Services! Sessions will be archived, so if you cannot attend in person but would like access, please register and we'll send out archive links post-conference. Free SCECH for Michigan educators! 

It's too hot to work outside ... stay cool and join us! 
 
Here's an overview of the presentation schedule:
 
WEDNESDAY, JULY 11
12:00 - 1:00pm Learning Data Science at the Library: Lesson Plans on Data Literacy Skills (Charissa Jefferson, Diego Mendez-Carbajo, Katrina Stierholz)
1:15 - 2:15pm All About You, Up For Sale: How Data Brokers Like Cambridge Analytica Construct Consumer Identities (Wendy Steadman Stephens)
2:45 - 3:45pm Maps, Graphs, and More Oh My!: Reading and Evaluating Data Visualizations (Tyler Hoff)
4:00 - 5:00pm Exploring Big Issues with Data in Society: Using Case Studies with Students (Kristin Fontichiaro)
 
THURSDAY, JULY 12
12:00 - 1:00pm Building Data Literacy Among Students Using the ARDA’s Free Online Resources (Andrew Whitehead)
1:15 - 2:15pm Practical Obscurity: My Right to Fail Versus Your Right to Know (Susan Ballard)
2:45 - 3:45pm Fantastic Statistics and How to Use Them: Data for School Newspaper Reporting (Tasha Bergson-Michelson and Tuvya Bergson-Michelson)
4:00 - 5:00pm Helping Students Ask Better Questions About Data (Connie Williams)
 
**All presentations times are in the Eastern time zone.
 
Learn more about conference sessions at http://dataliteracy.si.umich.edu/conference/schedule/ and register at http://dataliteracy.si.umich.edu/conference .
 
Hope to see you online!
 


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