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TinkrWorks North Chicago Locations
Includes both Park District and After School Locations
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TinkrWorks Summer Camp locations as of May 23, 2018
TinkRworks is Chicagoland’s premier provider of innovative and exceptional STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Mathematics) experiences for children aged 6 – 18. Our approach immerses TinkRers in project based settings where they are faced with challenging problems to solve. Using combinations of 21st century skills (e.g., coding, 3D‐ printing, electronics) and traditional skills (e.g., woodworking, painting), TinkRers embrace these problems and tackle them head‐on, achieving beautiful results along the way. See for yourself as why Chicago Voyage Magazine recently named TinkRworks as one of "Chicago’s Most Inspiring Stories".
2013 Alabama Air Quality
First step in analysis of air quality and chronic absenteeism.
2018 TinkrWorks Summer Camp Locations
TinkRworks is Chicagoland’s premier provider of innovative and exceptional STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Mathematics) experiences for children aged 6 – 18. Our approach immerses TinkRers in project based settings where they are faced with challenging problems to solve. Using combinations of 21st century skills (e.g., coding, 3D‐ printing, electronics) and traditional skills (e.g., woodworking, painting), TinkRers embrace these problems and tackle them head‐on, achieving beautiful results along the way. See for yourself as why Chicago Voyage Magazine recently named TinkRworks as one of "Chicago’s Most Inspiring Stories".
Washington DC Graduation Rates by School
This research looked at DCPS and charter school graduation rates over the past six years. In the chart below, each individual high school has its graduation rate over six years shown as a black line. Additionally, each school has been compared to other schools in its funding source, other charters in pink, other DCPS in blue.
Comparison of Student Chronic Absenteeism & Opioid Prescription Rates
Chronic absenteeism is shockingly high among kindergartners and 1st graders. At that age, the reasons that young students do not show up at school at that age is often a reflection of parental issues, lack of transportation, homelessness, etc. Adults in severe pain taking prescription opioid medicine may also be less engaged in their children's academic lives. This report examines the relationship between these two crises.