The animated chart is pretty cool: My latest animated “bar chart race” visualization appears above and shows the female share of colleges (Associate’s, Bachelor’s, Master’s, and Doctor’s) annually from 1970 to 2029 based on historical data and forecasts from the National Center for Education Statistics. Note the following:
1. Women have earned a majority of Associate’s degrees in every year starting in 1977.
2. Women have earned a majority of Bachelor’s degrees in every year
This author goes more for “tough love” than “the soft bigotry of low expectations”: Teachers love their students. We see the joy they show every year as students return back to school, despite constant beat downs on their profession and struggles for fairer pay. We see it when they dig into their own pockets to buy whatever their students need.
But after traveling the country over the last three years in my mission to ensure all students have equitable access to instruction,