In Episode 5, Science is Solved, we look at the problems with both academia and science education in schools, and explore how they contribute to problems with the public perception of science. How can we teach science as a way of understanding the world, rather than as a matter of facts and known processes?
Imagine, for a moment, a society driven by evidence. By data. A society that uses science, reason, and compassion to figure out the way forward. How would that be different from the world we see today?
Who runs the world? Not girls. Increasingly it's tech entrepreneurs and data scientists.
Episode 2 of the Raising Heretics: Teaching Kids to Change the World Podcast contains the second half of the introduction, and explores why Data Science Education can teach kids to be rational, ethical, creative, heretical problem solvers. Raising Heretics: Teaching Kids to Change the World Pocast, Episode 2 Raising Heretics, the book, is a blueprint… Continue reading Raising Heretics: The Podcast! Episode 2
Welcome to Raising Heretics: Teaching Kids to Change the World, The Podcast! Raising Heretics, the book, is a blueprint for an evidence based world, and a radically more engaging and effective education system. What would an evidence based world look like? How can we get there? What’s wrong with the way we teach science and… Continue reading Raising Heretics: The Podcast!