Saturday, March 12, 2016

book: A Mind for Numbers, Learning How to Learn

A Mind for Numbers | Brian Johnson
by Barbara Oakley, Ph.D.
  • Focused vs Diffused thinking  (climbing + base camps)
  • Procrastination = pain; (just do it, don't procrastinate)
  • Process vs Product (routines instead of heroic efforts)
  • Nervous = Excited (interpretation)
  • Teach like I am 5 (to explain is best way to learn)
Learning How to Learn: Powerful mental tools to help you master tough subjects - University of California, San Diego | Coursera
by Dr. Barbara Oakley - University of California, San Diego | Coursera
  • Focused versus Diffuse Thinking; Procrastination, Memory, and Sleep
  • Chunking—The Essentials; Seeing the Bigger Picture
  • Procrastination; Memory
  • Renaissance Learning and Unlocking Your Potential