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Stacked Area Chart - US Education Enrollment

Enrollment in elementary, secondary, and postsecondary institutions: Selected years, 1869-70 through 2016

Average cumulative student loan balance for doctorate degree completers, by degree program: Selected years, 2000–2016

Between 1999–2000 & 2015–16, average student loan debt for medical doctorate completers increased by 97% (from $124,700 to $246,000).

Average cumulative student loan balance for master's degree completers, by degree program: Selected years, 2000–2016

Average student loan balances were higher in 2015–16 than in 1999–2000 for all master’s degree fields.

Average cumulative student loan balance for graduate school completers, by degree type: Selected years, 2000-2016

Among grad school completers in 2015-16 who took out student loans, the avgerage balance was highest for those completing a professional doctorate ($186,600).

Percentage of revenue for elementary and secondary public schools

Federal sources accounted for approx. 9% of the total funding for #K12 public schools in both 2005–06 and 2014 –15.

Highest and lowest spending states per public education pupil

Current expenditures per pupil ranged from $6,751 in Utah to $20,744 in New York for FY 2015

High School Attainment - Line Chart from COE 2017 Data Release

White-Black and White-Hispanic gaps in high school attainment rates\ arrowed between 2000 and 2016.

Percent of Borrowers by Cohort - Animated Bar Chart

The percent of first-time beginning postsecondary students who took out federal education loans within 12 years of entering postsecondary education increased from 55 to 63% over the last eight years.

Median Debt By Educational Attainment - Animated Bar Chart

The median cumulative amount owed 12 years after beginning postsecondary education, by educational attainment: 2003-04 cohort

Charter School Enrollment, 2005 to 2015 - Animated State Grid Map

Change in public elementary and secondary charter school enrollment as a percent of public school enrollment, by state: 2004-2005 through 2014-2015

Teacher-Pupil Ratio: Line Chart from COE 2017 Data Release

Public and private elementary and secondary school pupil/teacher ratios Fall 2004 through 2014

Educational Attainment - Line Chart from COE 2017 Data Release

The 2016 White-Black and White-Hispanic gaps in bachelor’s degree attainment rates were not measurably different from the gaps in 2000

Makeover Monday: WSJ Measles Vaccination Chart

Using ggplot2 and animation packages to reproduce and animate the famous Wall Street Journal Measles Incidence Chart - this time as a cartogram!

Reproducing the WSJ Measles Vaccination Chart Using R Animation

Using ggplot2 and animation packages to reproduce and animate the famous Wall Street Journal Measles Incidence Chart

School Bullying by Gender- Line Chart from COE 2017 Data Release

Between 2000 and 2016, the percent of public schools reporting bullying at least once a week decreased by 17%