Category: Education

Become an opinion or misinformation

How often do you find yourself saying things like: “I’ve heard that…” “They say that…” I call these “uninformed opinions”. Whenever you adopt a point of view based on what you heard someone else say, you...

Tarrou's Chalk Talk

As a social network aid to education

I saw this article in the Huffington Post about a teacher named Rob Tarrou who makes great YouTube videos that show him teaching math and how these videos have become popular. From the moment...

Mob Mentality

About Mob Mentality

There have been times in our lives when we’ve heard the expression ‘if your friends jumped off a cliff, would you do the same?’ from our parents or our teachers. We answered with ‘no’...

green-fingers

If you think green: think in the children

Hans Rosling provides another interesting TED talk. As he mentions economics plays a huge role in whether we will slow population growth. The economic condition plays a huge role in child survival which he...

A scene from Disneynature's "Earth"

Earth : Disney film

In 2005, this little French nature documentary came along and changed the box-office rules. March of the Penguins earned $77 million in U.S. theaters. And Disney, which distributed the film in some countries, including...

Education Resource List

A list of some of  the mos helpful sites out there. Aircraft Systems Engineering Computer Science Books The Harvard Classics Fifteen Minutes a Day