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education

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  • Comprehensive Knowledge Archive Network (CKAN) API

    Offsite — RESTful API for querying the Comprehensive Knowledge Archive Network’s database of “[”open knowledge":http://opendefinition.org/]" packages and projects.
  • National Center for Education Statistics

    Offsite — Tables and figures on education in the U.S., including state-specific tables. Downloadable in Microsoft Excel format.
  • Kiva API

    Offsite — Set of RESTful web services for fetching public data from the Kiva lending community. JSON and XML formats. No developer registration required. See also: Social Actions API
  • LibraryThing Web Services API

    Offsite — RESTful XML-based API for querying the LibraryThing Common Knowledge database of interesting facts about books. Developer key required. Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 license. See the announcement on LibraryThing for more information. See also the LibraryThing Books API.
  • Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

    Offsite — Download zipped CSVs of admission and enrollment information about all U.S. colleges, including cost of attendance and room and board charges; selectivity, average SAT/ACT scores, and other admissions considerations; enrollment, retention, and graduation rates by gender, ethnicity, and age; degrees conferred by program and award level; number of students receiving ...
  • UK Neighbourhood Statistics API

    Offsite — SOAP-based API from the UK Office of National Statistics for accessing data about UK neighborhoods. Includes data on the 2001 Census, Access to Services, Community Well-Being/Social Environment, Crime and Safety, Economic Deprivation, Education, Skills and Training, Health and Care, Housing, Indicators, Indices of Deprivation, People and Society, Physical Environment and ...
  • NPR API

    Offsite — Query an archive of National Public Radio content dating back to 1995. Returns results in RSS, MediaRSS, JSON, Atom and custom NPRML formats. See the announcement on NPR.org for more information.
  • Social Actions API

    Offsite — Social Actions is an open source database of actions people can take on any issue, from volunteer opportunities to micro credit loans. The Social Actions RESTful API returns data in JSON format and contains up-to-date information about actions from 50+ sources, including Care2, DonorsChoose.org, Idealist and Kiva.Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.5 ...
  • Adult skills - literacy, numeracy technology and ESOL estimates

    Offsite — Adult skills need estimates for literacy, numeracy, information communication and technology and ESOL across England Source: Department for Education and Skills (DfES): Read Write Plus Skills for Life Publisher: Department for Children Schools and Families (DCSF) Geographies: Ward, Local Authority District (LAD), Government Office Region (GOR), National, Learnings and ...
  • Care leaver qualifications

    Offsite — Young people who ceased to be looked after in the year ending 31 March aged 16 or over with at least 1 GCSE or GNVQ Source: Department for Education and Skills (DfES) Publisher: Department for Children Schools and Families (DCSF) Geographies: County/Unitary Authority, Government Office Region (GOR), National Geographic coverage: England Time coverage: 2002 to 2004 Type ...
  • Care Leavers in education or employment

    Offsite — Number and percentage of former care leavers who were in education, training or employment on their 19th birthday, who were looked after on 1 April in their 17th year Source: Department for Education and Skills (DfES) Publisher: Department for Children Schools and Families (DCSF) Geographies: County/Unitary Authority, Government Office Region (GOR), National Geographic ...
  • Carers Allowance (CA)

    Offsite — Carers Allowance (CA) is a non-contributory benefit for men and women: who look after a severely disabled person for at least 35 hours a week, who are not gainfully employed (i.e. not earning more than ?79 per week after certain deductions) and who are not in full-time education Source: Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) Publisher: Department for Work and Pensions ...
  • Child Tax Credit (CTC)

    Offsite — Child Tax Credit (CTC) provides support to families for the children (up to the 31 August after their 16th birthdays) and the qualifying young people (for 2005-06, in full-time non-advanced education until their 19th birthdays) for which they are responsible. It is paid in addition to Child Benefit (CB). A family’s entitlement to CTC depends on its income. Source: HM ...
  • Child Tax Credit (CTC) - Lone parent recipients

    Offsite — Lone parents receiving Child Tax Credit (CTC). CTC provides support to families for the children (up to the 31 August after their 16th birthdays) and the ‘qualifying’ young people (for 2005-06, in full-time non-advanced education until their 19th birthdays) for which they are responsible. It is paid in addition to Child Benefit (CB). A family/s entitlement to CTC depends ...
  • Child Well-being Index (CWI): Education domain

    Offsite — The Education Domain includes a variety of education outcomes including attainment, school attendance and destinations at age 16. Source: Communities and Local Government (CLG) Publisher: Communities and Local Government (CLG) Geographies: Lower Layer Super Output Area (LSOA), Local Authority District (LAD), County/Unitary Authority Geographic coverage: England Time ...
  • Children in Care: Education and employment

    Offsite — Education and employment status of looked after children in Year 11 school year, compared with all children in Year 11 Source: Department for Children Schools and Families (DCSF) Publisher: Department for Children Schools and Families (DCSF) Geographies: County/Unitary Authority, Government Office Region (GOR), National Geographic coverage: England Time coverage: 2006 to ...
  • Children in Care: Pupil Absence, exclusions and SEN

    Offsite — Numbers of children looked after for at least twelve months, and general information about their education, including whether they have Special Educational Needs (SEN) whether have been absent for at least 25 days or whether facing permanent exclusions Source: Department for Children Schools and Families (DCSF) Publisher: Department for Children Schools and Families ...
  • Children in Need

    Offsite — Children assessed to be in need By Children’s Social Care Services. The figures are compiled from the Children in Need (CIN) census. Source: Department for Education and Skills (DfES) Publisher: Department for Children Schools and Families (DCSF) Geographies: County/Unitary Authority, Government Office Region (GOR), National Geographic coverage: England Time coverage: ...
  • Children looked after in England by category of need

    Offsite — Children who are living in care or foster placements and their reasons for being looked after (family trauma, disability etc.) Source: Department for Education and Skills (DfES) Publisher: Department for Children Schools and Families (DCSF) Geographies: County/Unitary Authority, Government Office Region (GOR), National Geographic coverage: England Time coverage: 2006 to ...
  • Children looked after in England by distance between home and placement

    Offsite — Children who are living in care or foster placements by the distance between their home address and their placement address Source: Department for Education and Skills (DfES) Publisher: Department for Children Schools and Families (DCSF) Geographies: County/Unitary Authority, Government Office Region (GOR), National Geographic coverage: England Time coverage: 2006 to ...