Matsui, E. & Peng, R. D. The Art of Data Science. (Leanpub, 2015).
Stating and refining the question
How has educational attainment changed in the united states since 1950?
Exploring the data
Check that recent population estimates are ~ 330M!
Building formal statistical models
Make a plot of education over time / make a statistical models!
Interpreting the results
State the rate of increase or decrease explicitly…
Communicating the results
Present results in a way that people can understand…