How good is your child's school? Check here if your school earned a "distinction" from the state for 2012-13. Schools can earn distinctions in three areas: math, reading/English language arts and if the school ranks in the top 25 percent when comparing its students' progress to progress at other peer schools.
This NPR interactive project is about a growing national movement — and a new federal mandate — to build playgrounds that are designed to include children with disabilities. Enter an address and find an accessibile playground in your area.
While annual vehicle fatalities are declining in Texas, thousands of people still die on the road. Each dot on this interactive map represents a fatal accident. Search a particular address, or use the arrow button to position the map to your location.
While it's difficult to locate businesses involved in the human trafficking black market, this mini-map is meant to provide general information on human trafficking in the city. Pan and zoom to see alleged hotspots.