Open Thread, September 1-15, 2012

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An online course in rationality?

A month or two ago I made a case on the #lesswrong channel on IRC that a massive online class or several created in partnership with and organization like Khan Academy or Udacity, would be a worthy project for CFAR and LW. I specifically mention those two organizations because they are more open to non-academic instructors than say Coursera or EdX and seem more willing to innovate rather than just dump classical university style lectures online.

The reason I consider it a worth... (read more)

Open Thread, September 1-15, 2012

by OpenThreadGuy 1 min read1st Sep 2012360 comments


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