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Data Diversions

Data, articles and information that have us putting our to-do lists on hold (formerly Web Wednesday).

Data Diversion: Explore achievement and growth data for metro Atlanta’s school districts

By |August 5th, 2020|Categories: Data Diversions, Education, Equity|

Learn4Life's interactive data dashboard enables research about student achievement and growth in the five-county area's eight school districts.

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Data Diversion: Mike and Mike Discuss the Economic Impacts of COVID-19

By |July 22nd, 2020|Categories: COVID-19, Data Diversions, Economy, Public Health|

In this recording of an Atlanta Regional Commission Webinar, the agency's Mike Alexander and Mike Carnathan dissect the intersection of the public health crisis and the economy.

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Data Diversion: As Covid-19 Cases Increase, Mobility Decreases

By |July 14th, 2020|Categories: COVID-19, Data Diversions, Public Health|

This post finds that the amount of regional travel to most industry destinations within the region has declined since early June, and median travel distances in all counties have declined at a slightly lower rate. Trips and trip distances do remain well above the levels seen during the statewide shelter-in-place order.

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Data Diversion: Community Resilience

By |July 9th, 2020|Categories: COVID-19, Data Diversions, Public Health|

The U.S. Census Bureau's Community Resilience Estimates offer an opportunity to learn which communities may need the most attention both during the pandemic and in the nationwide recovery that will take place once its passed.

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Data Diversion: From Olmstead to COVID-19

By |July 2nd, 2020|Categories: COVID-19, Data Diversions, Public Health|

COVID-19 cases in nursing homes are on the rise, and a Supreme Court decision from 1999 provides the groundwork for getting people out of an institutionalized setting and into their homes, where they can engage in better social distancing and safety from the virus.

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Data Diversion: COVID-19 Impacts on Expenditures of Low-Income Georgians

By |June 11th, 2020|Categories: COVID-19, Data Diversions, Economy|

This post looks at pandemic impacts on the spending of lower-income metro residents.

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