2020 Teacher of the Year Candidates!

Happy 4th of July! As it stands, I’ll be going for Teacher of the Year during the 2019-2020 school year. I hear a lot about project based learning and cooperative learning, yet, I propose that theme based learning through Centers that focus on listening, reading, speaking, and writing skills. The stations, or centers, has proven…

Republicanism is the only direct way to Self-Government

Republicanism is the only type of Government that is based on the people truly ruling themselves according to the values of Freedom (using non-domination), Equality (eye-ball and tough luck tests) and Virtue (root out corruption) (Pettit, 2012). Self-Government can only happen by MEANS of Direct Participation. What did you do today to live in a…

8 Rotating Leaning Strategies

8 Rotating Leaning Strategies to help Reach Student Learning Target Goals in a Classroom ALL [M-Step] Practice sessions below *should be 7 minutes each. Replace M-Step with your topic. The *resource could be the textbook. Project the timer. Silent (taking the M-Step / *Your future Test), students *take the test Teacher walks around room and…

BAYES, As Seen on Twitter

Naive Bayes explained through Mafia/Werewolf: 7:02 PM – 29 Mar 2019 New conversation by (source TWITTER): Andy Seow  💭‏ @KokLeongSeow Mar 29 Naive Bayes classifiers are based on applying Bayes’ theorem. Instead of looking for p(y∣x) directly like discriminative models, we calculate p(y) and p(x∣y) to find p(y∣x). The *naive* part comes from the assumption that all features…

College Coach?

Hi. I’ve taught in Higher Education for six years, including the classes of Political Science, Sociology, History, and Computers. I am also familiar with Anthropology, Psychology, [the dreaded] Economics, Statistics, Geography, and other social science courses. I work on a donation basis because I aim to gain efficacy, really. I’m a coach (or tutor) regarding…