“school” Charts

Guns and Knives at School: The Bullied Have Them »

A new study shows that victims of bullying are much more likely to carry weapons than those who haven't been…

Natalie Lubsen
by: Natalie Lubsen
views: 186
Score: 4

Which President Do You Wish You Could Have Had as a Teacher? »

Predictably, a majority of Republicans wish they could have had Ronald Reagan as a teacher growing up. On the other…

Peter Graham
by: Peter Graham
views: 136
Score: 3

Employment at Different Levels of Education as of 2015 »

In this bar chart, you can see the amount of employment at the completion of different levels of education. These…

Melissa Adeva
by: Melissa Adeva
views: 128
Score: 2

Highest Educated but Jobless- A Lawyer's Struggle »

Lawyers, who pay a very high price for their education (second to doctors), are finding it increasingly hard to get…

Jocelyn Rossell
by: Jocelyn Rossell
views: 107
Score: 2

Raising the Bar on the Bar Exam »

In purple are the states with the highest passing rates of the Bar exam while the orange bars show the…

Jocelyn Rossell
by: Jocelyn Rossell
views: 60
Score: 2

SATs: Dropping the Writing Section & What it Means »

Starting in the spring of 2016, the redesigned SATs will be implemented. For everyone, this means the writing section will…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 73
Score: 2

Sequester Cuts Hurt Head Start »

After the 2012 sequester cuts, Head Start lost much of its funding. Because of the cuts, many children lost access…

CLASP
by: CLASP
views: 87
Score: 2

Sex and Race in Part-Time Government Employment »

(Data from 2009) This chart is part of a continuing series on the demographic breakdown of government employees. It is…

Alejandro Esquino Gomez
by: Alejandro Esquino Gomez
views: 68
Score: 1

U.S. Teachers' Opinion of Common Core State Standards ('14) »

It appears that teachers are very split over Common Core standards. What does this mean for the future of the…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 68
Score: 1

US Support for Daily Prayer in Classrooms is Sliding »

A trend towards opposition of daily prayer in school classrooms, first documented by Gallup at the turn of the millennium,…

Peter Graham
by: Peter Graham
views: 34
Score: 1

What is the most valuable school subject? »

40% of men surveyed in a Gallup poll stated that math was the most valuable subject they had studied in…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 104
Score: 1

Most Americans Agree: We Don't Pay Our Teachers Enough »

They are given the daunting task of molding the minds of America's future, yet a majority of the public believe…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 73

Are Millennials Our Most Athletic Generation? »

Over 4 in 5 Millennials participated in sports during their years in school, compared to a 3 in 5 participation…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 197

Educated Parent's Don't Mind Expensive Kindergarten »

According to the Economist, "Between 1960 and 2005 the share of men with university degrees who married women with university…

Jacob Jedamus-Denu
by: Jacob Jedamus-Denu
views: 158

Parents of Young Children Reject Abstinence-Only Education »

Well over half of Americans with children under the age of 18 support birth control education in schools. Just in…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 27

Students With Learning Disorders in the U.S. (2014) »

According to Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), a learning disorder is one in which, “one or more of the…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 114

How Do Teachers Feel About Common Core? »

A recent Gallup poll asked public school teachers to express their emotions regarding the Common Core Curriculum, and the results…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 58

Breakdown of School Lunches Served in the U.S. (2013-2014) »

Students are entitled to free lunches from the National School Lunch Program if their families’ incomes are below 130 percent…

kendramayer2017
by: kendramayer2017
views: 33

Weeks that U.S. College Students Commit to Work »

According to this survey completed by the U.S. Census, Alaska had the highest percentage of college students working full-time, year…

kendramayer2017
by: kendramayer2017
views: 36

State Physical Education Programs Get an A+ for Effort »

According to the latest report issued by the Center for Disease Control (CDC), physical education is improving in many ways.…

kendramayer2017
by: kendramayer2017
views: 43

Breakfast: The Most Important Meal of the Day »

In kids, eating breakfast helps improve attention and focus in the classroom. A 2013 study in the journal Frontiers in…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 48

#BackToSchool? Better Empty Your Wallet »

The back-to-school commercials have returned to TV, tragically signaling the end of summer. While going back to school can be…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 77

When I Was Your Age, I Walked 10 Miles to School in the Snow »

Parents may exaggerate when it comes to the hills, and the snow, and the distance, but they really were more…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 73

Support Grows For Increased Education Opportunities »

Over the last five years, the public has increasingly favored the idea of scholarship tax credits, a program that would…

Cato Institute
by: Cato Institute
views: 69

Those Served By Head Start Remain Stable »

Head Start is the country’s comprehensive early education program for poor children. Funding for Head Start (which includes Early Head…

CLASP
by: CLASP
views: 68

Nigeria's Gender Gap in Education »

When women and girls are faced with certain gender issues like human trafficking, rape, child birth and kidnapping it is…

Noah
by: Noah
views: 109

Giraffe Hero Helps Children Read in Poor, Rural Colombia »

Luis Soriano, a schoolteacher in Colombia, is so dedicated to spreading knowledge that he packs books into his country's bandit-ridden…

Giraffe Heroes Project
by: Giraffe Heroes Project
views: 165

Race to the Bottom? »

Race to the Top District (the newest installment of Obama's Race to the Top education policy) saw a 40% decrease…

In These Times
by: In These Times
views: 82

Teacher Status by Country »

Each country's teacher status index score was compiled based on four factors:

1. Ranking primary school teachers against other professions…

T S
by: T S
views: 219

Getting Ahead: Cheating Among Harvard's Incoming Freshmen »

According to a new Harvard survey, ten percent of Harvard's incoming freshman reported cheating on exam prior to entering college,…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 83

American Levels of Education »

While 85.9% of Americans do graduate High-school, only 10.6% successfully pursue graduate level education. Of the 57.5% who enroll in…

Matthew Lawlor
by: Matthew Lawlor
views: 32

Sexual Harassment in High School with Most Negative Effects »

The most common reason students give for sexually harassing other students is "it's no big deal" (44%) and "it was…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 102

Sexual Harassment: Method to the Madness?? »

Roughly half of all 7th-12th graders experience sexual harassment in a single year, with 80% experiencing it sometime in their…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 105

Sexual Harassment: See No Evil »

While only 12% of students who witnessed sexual harassment admitted to doing nothing, less than a quarter told a person…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 59

Federal Budget Allocation Over the Years »

There has been a significant increase in the percentage of the federal budget spent on Healthcare in the last three…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 92