Archive for ‘education’

October 4, 2019

The first rule of Mensa is you do NOT talk about Mensa

by allthoughtswork

Because if you do, the odds are pretty high you’re just angling for narcissistic points, which will get you punched. But a smart person would know that.

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September 26, 2019

Poverty is an ecosystem of thinking

by allthoughtswork

So is wealth.

This is a brilliant presentation, it incorporates so many of the concepts I’ve picked up over the years from various teachers. A commenter summed up the points into an outline but I highly recommend hearing this speech en toto.

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September 26, 2019

TED Talk: Education

by duncanr

September 25, 2019

Why Time Flies Faster as we Age

by duncanr

September 22, 2019

Learning to Read Chinese

by duncanr

September 18, 2019

I dare Fox to air this commercial, I fuckin’ DARE them.

by allthoughtswork

August 27, 2019

Ice Cream Hack

by duncanr

watch and learn, folks!
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August 25, 2019

How to Spot a Liar

by duncanr

August 20, 2019

Eye-opening social experiment on privilege

by allthoughtswork

I loathe “Dr.” Phil (it’s a Ph.D, not a medical license, you puffy-faced MAGA twits, the man couldn’t diagnose a nail-biter) but this is the only footage I could find of this instructive group activity. All high school classrooms should do this with their kids at the beginning of each school year as a reminder.

June 30, 2019

Swimming classes are now compulsory

by allthoughtswork

“All I’m saying is, I wished for an endless summer vacation, and now the glaciers are melting.”

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