This project serves as a centralized place where journalism students learn basics of data journalism, from locating data sources and understanding data to visualizing and displaying data. Students in journalism programs nationwide and journalist practitioners can use this resource to get started with data journalism, or sharpen their knowledge of data journalism.
Useful tutorials on a wide variety of subjects. Might be used for explaining how to use MS-Excel for example to make tables, charts and graphs with data that you find and how to best present it. An example is here:
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