Description Running an interview requires journalists to think on their feet and to be skilled with multiple facets of asking questions and helping the subject feel comfortable enough to open up. The finished product of a good story doesn’t show the hardest parts of interviewing. The …
This lesson helps students begin to identify potential story ideas in data they collected and introduces them to resources for visualizing that data.
This lesson introduces students to basic descriptive statistics used for initial data analysis. The lesson teaches students how to run introductory calculations in Microsoft Excel in order to begin to see what stories might exist in the data.
This lesson introduces students to working with a spreadsheets in Microsoft Excel and Google Sheets. Students learn how to clean up a spreadsheet in Excel, keep a data diary and set up a data dictionary.