I can't help but think games like Civlization and Democracy could actually be used to teach societal principals to children
What are peoples opinions on micro leaning apps. Things like duolingo and Google Primer. Do you suppose they actually work?
It seems that China can't export its culture while hiding behind the great firewall. It's a shame their rich history can't mix openly with global values. I am sure both sides would benefit...
Since education requires a lot of resources to acquire, and jobs within academia are scarce to begin with, do you think that higher education entrenches itself in a structure that makes it more difficult to access in order to maintain the status of those who have already acquired it?
How much tooting is too much?
Where's the best place to start getting news with a global perspective? Other than standard USA news providers
Congratulations to JAXA for pushing science a little farther today!
Is getting a Ph.D. realistic while maintaining a family?
Is it possible to go from an online B.S. to a PhD? Who do I even get references from?
If we ever manage a breakthrough for general AI, then a computer itself would be able to write programs. In this situation, what do you think would happen to all the computer scientists?
My opinions of Microsoft and education Show more
It's unfortunate that schools require closed source software like Microsoft Word, Internet Explorer, and Adobe Flash player. Why can't I use LibreOffice and Firefox? Why do I need to go spend money to get a windows computer, when my computer works just fine, arguably better, with Linux? Why do we have to force students to spend more Money!
Gotta love that UMUC gives me access to Safari books. O'Reilly media and no starch press are the best books (IMHO) for learning anything about computers or programming
I am a computer science student at UMUC and active duty US Navy. I have an interest in artificial intelligence research, and helping educate others. I am trying to get involved in an academic community so I can stay informed and learn about my field
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