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Map Title: Average Teacher Salaries by State, 2013
Interactive: Yes
Printable: Yes
Description: The blog Higher Ed Data Stories, run by an Associate Vice President of DePaul University, has created a map showing the average salaries of public elementary and secondary school teachers by state for 2013. The map also allows you to see salaries from 1970, 1980, 1990, 2010, and 2010 in actual dollars and 2013 dollars, which is useful in comparing historical salaries to current ones.

Map Title: State with the Busiest Libraries
Interactive: Yes
Printable: Yes
Description: The blog Library Data Visualization put together a map showing how busy each state's public libraries are. The blog has a few other insteresting map related to libraries, too.

Map Title: Charter Schools by State
Interactive: Yes
Printable: Yes
Description: The Center for Research on Education Outcomes conducted a study of charter schools in 26 states. This related map shows how many charter schools are in each state, what percentage of students attend charter schools, and when the law allowing charter schools was passed.

Map Title: Connecticut School Superintendent Salaries
Interactive: Yes
Printable: Yes
Description: The New Haven Register published an interactive map with 12-13 school superintendent salaries.

Map Title: Public Libraries in the U.S.
Interactive: Yes
Printable: Yes
Description: Justin Grimes has plotted every public library in the country.

Map Title: States' Changes in Teacher Evaluation Systems
Interactive: Yes
Printable: Yes
Description: The New American Foundation, nonpartisan public policy institute, has an interactive map highlight changes in states' teacher evaluation systems.

Map Title: High School Dropout Rates
Interactive: Yes
Printable: Yes
Description: The National Conference of State Legislators has produced this map showing each state's high school dropout rate. Clicking on each brings you to a fact sheet about that state. For example, Connecticut's mentions that 14 schools produce more than 39% of the state's dropouts.

Map Title: Fourth Grade Science Performance, 2000 vs. 2006
Interactive: No
Printable: Yes
Description: Nationalreportcard.gov shows which states have improved and which have worsened from 2000 to 2006.

Map Title: Composite of ACT and SAT Scores by State
Interactive: No
Printable: Yes
Description: Bystatemap.com has created a composite map of state averages scores from ACT and SAT tests showing how students perform in both tests.

Map Title: Racial Diversity by Town
Interactive: No
Printable: Yes
Description: One look at racial diversity and school performance in Connecticut.

Map Title: State Education Profiles
Interactive: Yes
Printable: Yes
Description: Linked to how states have performed since 2003 at three grade levels.

 
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