Mapping ‘Latino’ in the Charlotte region
   October 22, 2015

The term “Latino,” like “Hispanic,” covers many different countries and cultures. The UNC Charlotte Urban Institute decided to map the home countries of the Charlotte region region’s foreign-born Latino immigrants. Read more

Mapping the Charlotte region’s international community
   September 8, 2015

Cat Grenfell & Laura Simmons
With a variety of international festivals opening in coming weeks, including the UNC Charlotte International Festival Oct. 17, we map where international populations are found in the region.  Read more

Whose N.C. school bus ride lasts longest? Hint: Look west
   August 19, 2015

As most N.C. public school students head to school for 2015-16, some 13,000 school buses are readying to travel some 180 million miles across the state. How lengthy is the average ride in your school district? How long are the longest rides? The shortest? Our maps tell the story. Read more

Charlotte’s I-485 lures growth, and with growth comes traffic
   July 23, 2015
Mae Israel
When the final leg of I-485 opened in June, motorists cheered its unclogged lanes. But a look at traffic count data for the outerbelt segments that opened 20 years ago in south Mecklenburg indicates that unclogged lanes may be a temporary condition. Read more

Teacher turnover rate for 2013-2014
   June 19, 2015

This week’s EdMap illustrates the teacher turnover rate, by district, for the 2013-14 school year.   Read more

2013-2014 Annual Measurable Objectives by school
   June 16, 2015

This week’s EdMap takes a closer look at the latest Annual Measurable Objectives (AMOs) at the school level. Read more

Annual measurable targets by district, 2013-2014
   June 9, 2015

This week’s EdMap looks at the school districts that met annual measurable objectives (AMOs) across the state.   Read more

N.C. student proficiency by school, 2013-14
   June 2, 2015

This week’s EdMap takes a closer look at the newest proficiency data at the school level. Read more

N.C. student grade-level and subject proficiency by district, 2013-14
   May 28, 2015

This week’s EdMaps take a closer look at the newest proficiency data by school district. Read more

Mapping N.C. student overall proficiency by district, 2013-14
   May 20, 2015


This week’s map looks at the newest proficiency data for school districts for end-of-grade (EOG) and end-of-course (EOC) exams. EOG proficiency rates reflect the share of all end-of-grade tests taken (3rd-8th for reading and math, 5th-8th for science) that were scored proficient. EOC proficiency rates are the percent of all end-of-course tests taken (in Math I, Biology, and English II) that...

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