• SAVI Data Literacy Training: Module 2C--Create and Use Survey Data
    July 26 9:00am
    Surveys can be a cheap way to collect extensive data.  In this module you will learn the different ways that survey data can be collected and analyzed. What You Will Learn Learn to create surveys Understand survey samples and estimates Analyze and interpret survey results Prerequisite Skills Find this in&nb more »
  • SAVI Data Literacy Training: Module 1A--Frame the Problem
    August 02 8:30am
    Before you can begin using data to inform decisions, identify what you are trying to accomplish and determine how data can help you get there. This will determine what kind of data you need. NOTE: If this is your first SAVI course, you will need to create a Participant Profile. (This is a one-time process; you do not need to recreate each cl more »
  • SAVI Data Literacy Training: Module 2A--Find Existing Data
    August 02 10:30am
    Now that you know what you want to accomplish with data, you can use that as a framework for choosing the right dataset. We cover the strengths, weaknesses, and costs of readily available data sets, including SAVI, so you have the information you need to locate the data that’s right for you. NOTE: If this is your first SAVI course, you more »
  • American English for International Professionals Course: August 8 - October 17
    August 08 5:15pm
    Enrollment is open for the next class of American English for International faculty, post-docs, fellows, residents, medical students and nurses. Class meets eleven (11) consecutive Wednesdays, starting August 8, 2018.   The goal of this course is to improve participants’ spoken communication with colleagues, patients and staff more »
  • SAVI Data Literacy Training: Module 2E--Avoid Data Pitfalls
    August 09 9:00am
    Data is most powerful when you understand its limits. This module will give you the knowledge to think critically about data, making you aware of what can cause noise in data and how to use data effectively despite these limitations. NOTE: If this is your first SAVI course, you will need to create a Participant Profile. (This is a one-time p more »
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