By tracking and analyzing trends in areas that affect our quality of life, Compass gives everyone in our state – policymakers, business and community leaders, and concerned individuals who live and work here – a common foundation to act on issues to improve our communities. More >
Wilder Research seeks a web application developer. A significant portion of the work will be for mncompass.org, including data visualizations, data management tools, and API. Application deadline: 3-12-2015.
Highlights of key trends and data unveiled at the Compass Annual Meeting held February 5.
The Atlantic joined a long list of media which, throughout the past few decades, have heralded Minnesota’s high quality of life. However, a careful, more detailed look at the data reveals what’s called the “Minnesota Paradox.” Wilder Research Executive Director and Compass Governance chair explains.
Updated in March:
Minnesota’s high school graduation rate continues to rise.
The upward trend in high school graduation includes all broad racial and ethnic groups.
The gap between graduation rates in the Twin Cities region and greater Minnesota is narrowing; the rate is rising faster in the Twin Cities.
Blue Cross and Blue Shield
of Minnesota Foundation
Otto Bremer Foundation
Greater Twin Cities United Way
The McKnight Foundation
Community Leadership Fund
of The Minneapolis Foundation
Minnesota Initiative Foundations
The Saint Paul Foundation
Wells Fargo Foundation Minnesota
Amherst H. Wilder Foundation