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CIVIC SENSE

Featured below are a few of the many concepts and questions we have explored to inform the creation and development of our transformative learning experiences. Please contact us for more information.

 


2020 Vision: Past/Present/Future
The Census gives us a unique tool for understanding who we are, where we’ve come from, and where we might be going.

 


Evolution of Who Counts
Census Fact: Over time, the data collected in the Census has changed, which reflects changing context and leads to different ideas of what kind of place America was.
Data Lesson: Many factors influence data selection, and the data you choose dictates your conclusions.

 


Looking Ahead: Issues to Look At
For 200 years, the Census has been our tool for evaluating who we are, deciding what matters, and figuring out what to do about it. It has also always been shaped by forces already at work in our society.
What forces are shaping our Census today?
Are we counting the right things?
What should we count in the future, and how should we count them?