Bring a wide range of subjects to life using real-world U.S. Census Bureau statistics!
The Statistics in Schools (SIS) program offers free materials—designed for and created by teachers—for educating students from pre-K through 12th grade about the value and everyday uses of census data.
There are many ways to incorporate census data into your lessons. Discover fun facts about your state and access free activities that tie statistics into subjects such as math, geography, and history.
The results of the 2020 Census will inform decisions about allocating hundreds of billions of dollars in federal funding to communities across the country. That includes funding and support for school programs and services such as:
This federal funding also supports services that influence a student's readiness for learning, such as maternal and child health programs, as well as housing, heating, and food assistance.