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Reads tagged with “education”

Alphabet Books Rethought
Alphabet Books Rethought

Contortionists, negative space, and what Claymation has to do with the Kama Sutra.

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Data Posters: FlowingPrints
Data Posters: FlowingPrints

Yellow buses, Scantron sheets and why teachers prefer California.

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Giving Design
Giving Design

Why design will save the world and a potent remedy for your quarterlife crisis.

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Super-Smart Learning
Super-Smart Learning

Why playing Oregon Trail is like learning basic Japanese, or how to beat the Ebbinghaus Curve.

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Art Meets Science: They Might Be Giants’ Creative Education
Art Meets Science: They Might Be Giants’ Creative Education

What paleontology has to do with stop-motion animation and kindergartners.

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