Tag Archives: data

Linear Regression Analysis: Assumptions and Applications

Information surrounds us; data floods us. Whether presidential poll numbers, statistics on childhood poverty, or the latest box office numbers, we are inundated with figures. Being able to analyze data is important for people who work with data, and statistical analysis is an important tool in this work. Linear Regression Analysis: Assumptions and Applications, by John P. Hoffmann and Kevin ... Read More »

Casey Foundation releases 2013 KIDS COUNT Data book

By Rena Malai, News staff The Annie E. Casey Foundation’s KIDS COUNT project has released its annual data book, which provides a picture of the well-being of children in the United States. The book can be a useful tool for NASW members, said NASW Senior Practice Associate Roxana Meruvia Torrico. “KIDS COUNT shows the latest data in a range of ... Read More »

2009 Volunteering in America Report is now available at www.VolunteeringInAmerica.gov

The Corporation for National and Community Service hosts the most comprehensive collection of information on volunteering in the U.S. at its Web site: www.VolunteeringInAmerica.gov.  This site allows civic leaders, nonprofit organizations, and interested individuals to retrieve a wide range of information regarding trends and demographics in volunteering in their regions, states, and almost 200 cities. This document highlights some of ... Read More »