Statistics in Social Sciences

How is statistics used in the social sciences?

Statistical methods can be applied to a variety of social situations. In today's data-driven world, statistics is used to make policy decisions, study social and behavioral changes, and answer important cultural questions.

  • Erin Blankenship: statistics education, statistics teacher preparation at all levels (pre- and in-service K-12 teachers; graduate teaching assistants)
  • Walter Stroup: value-added models for teacher effectiveness