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Data and Statistics in Education

This guide provides data and statistics resources to support research and teaching in K-12 education.


This section of the guide will help you find books on data and statistics in K-12 Education on the topics of:

  • Statistics in Education Research 
  • Quantitative Data Analysis Software
  • Presenting and Visualizing Data
  • Qualitative Research in Education

Data Analysis Lab

The OISE Education Commons contains a Data Analysis Lab in the 3rd floor Tech Lounge. The lab provides OISE faculty, students and staff with workstations that contain data analysis software including NVivo, SPSS, Stata and SAS.  For support in using this resource, OISE provides workshops and consultations services.

Data Visualization Workshops

The University of Toronto Map and Data Library located on the 5th floor of Robarts Library provides workshops on Data Visualization.

MDL also provides a Data visualization guide outlining principles and resources for displaying data visually.