Racial Profile of the U.S.

GEOGRAPHY This map is an American snapshot; it provides an accessible visualization of geographic distribution, population density, and racial diversity of the American people in every neighborhood in the entire country. (Fast Company) Use our resources to start learning about spatial thinking and data visualization. Discussion Ideas The dazzling map of the United States was produced by a demographer. What is demography? Demography is a … Continue reading Racial Profile of the U.S.

How Authentic Is Your Thanksgiving?

Elin Meliska is the Program Coordinator for the Test Kitchen in the National Geographic Museum’s new exhibit, “FOOD: Our Global Kitchen”. She was a Math teacher in Chicago Public Schools before switching over to the world of museum education. Elin’s current work focuses on how food can be used as a mechanism to deliver content in all different subject areas. FOOD: Our Global Kitchen explores … Continue reading How Authentic Is Your Thanksgiving?