11 02, 2020

“Who Counts Where?” Living Scenarios Guide from Advocates for Children of New Jersey (Bilingual EN/ES)

2020-02-17T22:53:12-06:00Categories: Education, How-To, Resources|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

In addition to the homegrown resources of Texas-based organizations, Texas Counts is proud to curate the best of the best national resources. We recently came across the exceptional "Living Scenarios: [...]

30 10, 2019

Brief: Race and origin questions in context

2019-10-30T19:25:01-05:00Categories: Census 101, Community-Based Organizations & Non-Profits, How-To, Resources|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Understand the race and origin questions and how to respond, because they are important for communities of color. Detailed how-to and why-to from Georgetown Law’s Center on Poverty and Inequality. Takeaways: [...]

30 10, 2019

Guide: Business Counts, how businesses can contribute to an accurate 2020 Census, from Ready Nation

2019-10-30T18:32:02-05:00Categories: Businesses, How-To, Resources|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

A guide for how businesses can engage with the census, including a timeline of suggested activities. Takeaways: A calendar of major events before, during and after the Census Ways to [...]

25 10, 2019

Primer: Funders Can Help Make the 2020 Census Fair & Accurate

2019-10-25T02:23:23-05:00Categories: How-To, Philanthropy, Resources|Tags: , , , , , |

Plan of action for donor participation in Complete Count programs and outreach. Takeaways: Donors empower digital and in-person organizing to reach HTC populations. Develop plans and provide support for communications [...]

25 10, 2019

Brochure: Statistics in Schools and the 2020 Census

2019-10-25T01:45:16-05:00Categories: Census 101, Education, How-To, Resources|Tags: , , , , , , |

Trifold brochure about the Statistics in Schools (SIS) U.S. Census Bureau program that uses census statistics to create classroom materials for grades pre-K through 12. Teachers and subject matter experts [...]