My Brother's Keeper

My Brother's Keeper

This project makes the data associated with President Obama's My Brother's Keeper initiative available in an open and editable format. By using the "Adopta.Agency" framework - that is, adopting Department of Education datasets - the data that the department has called "statistical indicators" for young men of color will be cleaned up, standardized, and made machine- and human-readable.

Data Files

These files are drawn from the 130+ datasets associated with the My Brother's Keeper initiative via

The goal of publishing these CSV and JSON alternatives is to make this data easier for humans and machines to utilize.


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