Simfish/InquilineKea's Thoughts


February 21, 2008, 7:11 pm
Filed under: education

This ties in with discernment theory:

Ideally, you should not take a class to review. You should be able to discern between what you’re strong at and what you’re weak at, and work on your weak spots at your own pace. But if you have no willingness to discern, then it may be better for you to take a class to review.

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things you’ll never see from an ad hoc (read: nearly all) curriculum
January 26, 2008, 10:19 am
Filed under: education

Pluralism for the win!

http://plato.stanford.edu/entries/relativism/

Biology:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sex-determination_system

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2008/01/080121112642.htm

Math:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Product_%28category_theory%29

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Multinomial_distribution

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Orthogonal_coordinates

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fa%C3%A0_di_Bruno%27s_formula

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Table_of_Newtonian_series

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hyperfactorial#Factorial-like_products

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Function_space
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Symmetric_polynomial