Quantitative/Statistical Literacy

Readings marked with an asterisk (*) are part of the Faculty Learning Community.

* AAC&U Quantitative Literacy VALUE Rubric

* Ten Foundational Quantitative Reasoning Questions (taken from a chapter in Calculation vs Context titled "Arguing with Numbers: Teaching Quantitative Reasoning through Argument and Writing")
By Neil Lutsky

* Telling the Truth About Damned Lies and Statistics
By Joel Best
(Available in full text via the St. Thomas library database)

* Twenty tips for interpreting scientific claims
Nature Magazine
(Available in full text via the St. Thomas library databse)

We crashed UW's class on calling BS. Here's what we learned about sleuthing 'big data.'