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 ====== The Education Wars ====== ====== The Education Wars ======
 **The Education Wars** is a series of articles at [[:Rounding the Earth]]. **The Education Wars** is a series of articles at [[:Rounding the Earth]].
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 +  * [[https://roundingtheearth.substack.com/p/why-the-star-trek-future-isnt-what|Why the Star Trek Future Isn't What You Think: Humans vs. Artificial Intelligence]] is a talk that summarizes a view that a few variables could improve student performance by 3 to 5 standard deviations (45 to 75 IQ points)
  
 ===== Meditation ===== ===== Meditation =====
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   * [[https://roundingtheearth.substack.com/p/the-revolution-begins-here-and-now?s=w|The R(evolution) Begins Here and Now]] includes a 76 minute education talk given by [[:Mathew Crawford]].   * [[https://roundingtheearth.substack.com/p/the-revolution-begins-here-and-now?s=w|The R(evolution) Begins Here and Now]] includes a 76 minute education talk given by [[:Mathew Crawford]].
   * [[https://roundingtheearth.substack.com/p/meditation-and-the-art-of-war?s=w|Meditation and the Art of War]] includes a history of the current "standard" model of education, back to its Prussian origins.   * [[https://roundingtheearth.substack.com/p/meditation-and-the-art-of-war?s=w|Meditation and the Art of War]] includes a history of the current "standard" model of education, back to its Prussian origins.
 +  * [[https://roundingtheearth.substack.com/p/my-math-education-interview-lesson|My Math Education Interview]]
 +  * [[https://roundingtheearth.substack.com/p/why-the-star-trek-future-isnt-what|Why the Star Trek Future Isn't What You Think: Humans vs. Artificial Intelligence]] is a talk that summarizes a view that a few variables could improve student performance by 3 to 5 standard deviations (45 to 75 IQ points)
   * [[https://roundingtheearth.substack.com/p/my-math-education-interview-lesson|My Math Education Interview]]   * [[https://roundingtheearth.substack.com/p/my-math-education-interview-lesson|My Math Education Interview]]
  
 ==== Effective Education ==== ==== Effective Education ====
 +  * [[https://roundingtheearth.substack.com/p/why-the-star-trek-future-isnt-what|Why the Star Trek Future Isn't What You Think: Humans vs. Artificial Intelligence]] is a talk that summarizes a view that a few variables could improve student performance by 3 to 5 standard deviations (45 to 75 IQ points)
   * [[https://roundingtheearth.substack.com/p/the-greatest-variable-in-education?s=w|The Greatest Variable in Education: Benjamin Bloom Revisited]]   * [[https://roundingtheearth.substack.com/p/the-greatest-variable-in-education?s=w|The Greatest Variable in Education: Benjamin Bloom Revisited]]
   * [[https://roundingtheearth.substack.com/p/specialization-is-anti-education?s=w|Specialization is Anti-Education]]   * [[https://roundingtheearth.substack.com/p/specialization-is-anti-education?s=w|Specialization is Anti-Education]]
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 ==== University Education ==== ==== University Education ====
   * [[https://roundingtheearth.substack.com/p/who-needs-an-elite-university?s=w|Who Needs an Elite University?]]   * [[https://roundingtheearth.substack.com/p/who-needs-an-elite-university?s=w|Who Needs an Elite University?]]
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 +===== Math Lessons =====
 +  * [[https://roundingtheearth.substack.com/p/a-lesson-in-understanding-scatter|A Lesson in Understanding Scatter Plots Over Time]]
 +  * [[https://roundingtheearth.substack.com/p/my-math-education-interview-lesson|My Math Education Interview]]
  
 ===== Great Educators ===== ===== Great Educators =====
-Great educators are both effective and wise.+Great educators are both effective and wise. These are some of the educators who influenced Mathew Crawford.
   * [[http://www.johntaylorgatto.com/|John Taylor Gatto website]]   * [[http://www.johntaylorgatto.com/|John Taylor Gatto website]]
   * [[https://www.gardenmontessorischool.org/maria-montessori|Dr. Maria Montessori]]   * [[https://www.gardenmontessorischool.org/maria-montessori|Dr. Maria Montessori]]
 +  * Paul Lockhart - [[https://www.maa.org/external_archive/devlin/LockhartsLament.pdf|A Mathematician's Lament]]
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