Projects

Chicago Crime Dashboard

This Chicago crime dashboard was created for a friend that was moving to Chicago. They wanted to find a safe neighborhood. This dashboard allows you to see what crimes happened on which blocks across all of Chicago. Feel free to find your favorite area of Chicago below.

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Pilot Light Foundation

Pilot Light Foundation needed some web consulting projects completed. They wanted to transition away from the orginal developer, making updates to the site, and investigate why the site was crashing.

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Illinois Teaching Diversity

This Illinois teaching diversity dashboard was created to for Skokie School District 73.5 where I serve a Vice President of the School Board. There is an ongoing discussion regarding the diversity SD73.5 teaching staff. While the current staff is excellent, its diversity does not reflect the student population. This dashboard was created to compare the diversity of surrounding districts to see if this issue was unique to SD73.5. It is not. Feel free to interact with it on the right.

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Delta County Historical Society

The Delta County Historical Society was in need of a site redesign and wanted to move to a content management system that would reduce the depedencies on web developers. I worked with the society to develop a Wordpress backend that would support their content and implemented a custom design. After a serise of trainings, the sociecty is competely self-sufficient.

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Illinois School Financials Dashboard

This Illinois school financials dashboard was created to for Skokie School District 73.5 where I serve a Vice President of the School Board. At the time of creation, Illinois was exploring new funding models that might have had a negative impact on the SD 73.5 budget. Feel free to interact with it on the right.

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US Population Change Heatmap

Just for fun, I have been going through census data to see what information is contained in the data. This dashboard shows the population change from 2010 to 2017 and identifies the counties with the biggest change. Try selecting your state to see if your county is growing or shrinking.

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Graduation Rates

As part of my study of the diversity of IL teachers, I started to wonder why we see such a lack of divesity in IL teachers. Is it due to hiring practices or lack of candidates? In the purstof that answer, I built this tangential dashboard because I thought it was intresting. A dashboard that shows the number of people graduating college by major is coming soon.

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