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School Board Researcher Network and Sharing Session

Over the past couple of years the Data User Group and Barrie Region MISA PNC have hosted a “Researcher Coffee Break” where school board employees with research, evaluation and data related roles can connect on a teleconference to discuss current … Continue reading

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Community Data – Vulnerability indices and technical considerations

AERO has announced an upcoming Special Interest Group session “Working with Community Data Sets”.  This free event will be of interest to those who want to learn more about the approaches and development of vulnerability indices and the practical, technical … Continue reading

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Join us at OERS 2014…

If you are attending the 2014 Ontario Education Research Symposium be sure to stop by the Data User Group table that will be set up for the poster session. It will be a great opportunity to network and get feedback … Continue reading

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Second Workshop Scheduled for “Introduction to R – Towards Reproducible Research”

A second “Introduction to R – Towards Reproducible Research” workshop has been scheduled for January 9th, 2014.  The format and material covered will be the same as the December 9th workshop and is intended to provide an additional opportunity to … Continue reading

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R Resources

Thank you to all those who attended yesterday’s workshop “Introduction to R – Towards Reproducible Research”.  It was a lot of material to cover but the conversations and feedback has been great.  Many of the resources that were shared yesterday … Continue reading

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Introduction to R – Towards Reproducible Research

On December 9th, 2013, DUG will be holding the hands-on workshop “Introduction to R – Towards Reproducible Research“.  This workshop is presented In collaboration with the Barrie Region and Toronto Region MISA (Managing Information for Student Achievement) PNCs (Professional Network … Continue reading

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