Episode 13: Back to School

Posted by joelgrus on Tue 12 September 2017

It's Back to School time at Adversarial Learning!


Topics of discussion include

  • OUR SPONSOR: the Metis Demystifying Data Science Conference (at which Joel is speaking, please listen to it)
  • Sudbury Education
  • John Holt
  • times tables
  • how textbook piracy is the new stealing from the library
  • Neil Tyson's In School cycle of tweets
  • how to teach curiosity
  • why math is a "hard" skill and people skils are "soft" skills when factorizing matrices is easy and dealing with people is hard
  • whether and how our schools should be producing more data scientists

Please listen to it.