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This is a session of Topic 1: Sustaining strengths and building capacity in statistics education

(Monday 14th, 16:15-17:45)

Statistics education outreach across the globe



Statistical literacy and reasoning required for evidence-based decision making is vital for individuals, organizations, and nations. This session will explore innovative statistics education outreach efforts to engage and enhance the understanding and teaching of statistics around the world. The statistical education efforts detailed include projects focused on conceptual understanding, active learning, real-world data applications, and appropriate technology. Model projects include both examples of statistical education outreach efforts within countries and international collaborative outreach projects. Presentations will include opportunities to get involved and to further expand programs to other countries. In addition to reporting progress and impacts, international statistics education outreach resources will be shared.


PaperTitlePresenter / Co-author(s)
1C1Outreach efforts to enhance statistical education and statistical literacy in HungaryPéter Kovács (Hungary)
1C2OZCOTS: Bringing statistical educators and statisticians togetherBrian Phillips (Australia)
1C3Japanese Inter-university Network for Statistical Education and new trials for development of students’ data analysis skillsKazunori Yamaguchi (Japan)
Michiko Watanabe (Japan)