Blood Levels in Children Data
expanded background information and resources
Childhood lead poisoning is a serious public health concern in New York. In this dataset, students can explore the relationship between childhood lead levels, county, and poverty level, and explore how these relationships have changed over time.
Data Source: New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH), US Census Bureau (Census)
Prepared by Carmen Glenn (New Rochelle HS) and Danielle Fridstrom (Webutuck HS).
Feb 1 – Early registration deadline to receive in-class support.
April 24 – Competition registrations and parent/guardian consent forms due.
May 8 – Project submissions due online by 11:59pm EST.
May 31, 4:30-5:00 PM – Projects, including posters, to be dropped off at Cary Institute.
May 31, 5:00-7:00 – Data Jam Expo and Awards Ceremony at Cary Institute. All prizes awarded during the event.