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The Ideal English Major | The Chronicle of Higher Education

The Ideal English Major | The Chronicle of Higher Education | Learning English Language | Scoop.it

Real reading is reincarnation. There is no other way to put it. It is being born again into a higher form of consciousness than we ourselves possess. When we walk the streets of Manhattan with Walt Whitman or contemplate our hopes for eternity with Emily Dickinson, we are reborn into more ample and generous minds. "Life piled on life / Were all too little," says Tennyson's "Ulysses," and he is right. Given the ragged magnificence of the world, who would wish to live only once? The English major lives many times through the astounding transportive magic of words and the welcoming power of his receptive imagination. The economics major? In all probability he lives but once. If the English major has enough energy and openness of heart, he lives not once but hundreds of times. Not all books are worth being reincarnated into, to be sure—but those that are win Keats's sweet phrase: "a joy forever."


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Environmental Education & Our Planet [Infographic]

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Environmental Education and STEM: science, technology, engineering & math...

The environment is a compelling context for teaching and engaging today's students in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM)...


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What Is Systems Thinking?: Interactive Components of Video Games Are Perfect Examples

What Is Systems Thinking?: Interactive Components of Video Games Are Perfect Examples | Learning English Language | Scoop.it

Systems thinking is the process of understanding how a group of interacting, interrelated, interdependent components influence each other within the whole. Rather than viewing each problem as an independent entity, it must be considered in the context of its relationship to other parts of the system. Systems thinking teaches students how to solve problems, communicate, use data, and design policies for greater success.


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Stanford Lectures for Machine Learning

Stanford Lectures for Machine Learning | Learning English Language | Scoop.it

Lecture series by Professor Andrew Ng for Machine Learning (CS 229) in the Stanford Computer Science department. This course provides a broad introduction to machine learning and statistical pattern recognition. Topics include supervised learning, unsupervised learning, learning theory, reinforcement learning and adaptive control. Recent applications of machine learning, such as to robotic control, data mining, autonomous navigation, bioinformatics, speech recognition, and text and web data processing are also discussed.


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How education can become more gameful

How education can become more gameful | Learning English Language | Scoop.it

Patrick Möller: 'For our latest [Transmedia Storytelling Berlin] TMSB-evening in June, we invited Jeff Watson (T, F) to speak about the topic “How education can become more gameful”. '


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