A few scripts for "Hacking Education: A Contest for Developers and Data Crunchers", run by DonorsChoose.org.
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README

A few scripts for "Hacking Education: A Contest for Developers and Data Crunchers", run by DonorsChoose.org.

http://www.donorschoose.org/hacking-education

You need to have Python and R installed.

1. Download the projects and donations data from http://developer.donorschoose.org/the-data/

2. Unzip them into this directory, with the names donorschoose-org-1apr2011-v1-projects.csv and donorschoose-org-1apr2011-v1-donations.csv.

3. Run the analysis for distance between schools and donors:

% python distance.py
% r -f distance.r