Freakonomics Radio

Discover the hidden side of everything with Stephen J. Dubner, co-author of the Freakonomics books. Each week, Freakonomics Radio tells you things you always thought you knew (but didn’t) and things you never thought you wanted to know (but do) — from the economics of sleep to how to become great at just about anything. Dubner speaks with Nobel laureates and provocateurs, intellectuals and entrepreneurs, and various other underachievers. Special features include series like “The Secret Life of a C.E.O.” as well as a live game show, “Tell Me Something I Don’t Know.”



episode 391: America’s Math Curriculum Doesn’t Add Up

Most high-school math classes are still preparing students for the Sputnik era. Steve Levitt wants to get rid of the “geometry sandwich” and instead have kids learn what they really need in the modern era: data fluency.


 03 October 2019  45m
Über den Matheunterricht in den USA (der deutsche ist nicht so viel anders) und was man dort lernt, aber nie im Berufsleben braucht, und was man nicht lernt, aber eigentlich bräuchte (Excel, Data Literacy, …)
curated by egghat in Egghat empfiehlt | 22 October 2019