Using in the Classroom

Information:  provides a broad range of child wellbeing measures to inform policy analysis and decision makers. The site provides a wealth of data and visualizations that make it particularly valuable for incorporating data into a variety of undergraduate and graduate courses in sociology, social work, policy, and education.

Webinar presenters will lead participants through an overview of the website before demonstrating how instructors can specifically use the site’s rankings, maps, profiles, and Child Opportunity Index scores to teach about Neighborhood Opportunity.

Recording from May 22, 2017 Webinar

PDF (pdf) of webinar slides.

Programs in Population Sciences (PIPS)  will host a webinar presenting on how to use the resources from  in the classroom.


Programs in the Population Sciences (PiPS)  offers a central point where undergraduate students interested in pursuing graduate studies or careers in the population sciences can find information and connect with others.

This project and its website were supported in part by the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) of the National Institutes of Health under award number R25HD078226. The content is solely the responsibility of the authors and does not necessarily represent the official views of the National Institutes of Health.


May 22 2017


1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

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