Machine Learning for Kids is a site for children and teachers to explore machine learning with the Scratch Programming language. It includes numerous lessons and tutorials for building fun programs which incorporate machine learning.
A new community for data visualization professionals has launched. It is called the Data Visualization Society. According to the website,
The Data Visualization Society aims to collect and establish best practices and foster community to support its members as they develop their data visualization skills.
Currently, membership is free and they are looking for help growing the community. If data visualization is your thing, this society is worth exploring.
Looking for datasets for your next project? You are in luck because Google just launched Dataset Search. The name is self-explanatory. Go try it out.
Azure Data Week is a virtual conference for all things Microsoft Azure and data science. It takes place October 8-12, 2018. It is not free, but the cost is low and you do not have to travel.
MIT has recently launched Statistics and Data Science MicroMasters program. The program is a series of online MIT graduate courses offered via EdX. It officially starts in the fall of 2018.
Title says it all, Some datasets for teaching data science
The University of California at Berkeley is offering its very popular undergraduate data science course, Foundations of Data Science: Computational Thinking with Python, online via EdX. The course can be taken for free and it starts Monday April, 2 , 2018.
This course is actually part of a larger certificate program, Foundations of Data Science. You must pay to receive the certificate.