Deliberate Practice Readings
Freakonomics has their own take on this discussion in their episode “How To Become Great At Almost Anything”
Or, check out this video on Deliberate Practice by Sprouts, an educational YouTube channel that uses animation to explain academic theories.
There is a broad array of literature on the examination of the brains of London Cabbies. To name a few, The Scientific American, The BBC, National Center for Biotechnology Information, and Wired have substantial articles to aid your reading.
In this episode, Peter and Charlie discuss practice, brains of London cabbies, mock trial, and more!
Continue reading “S1E2: Practice”
In our inaugural episode of the Compass, we look at an idea that underlies all of our learning in college: intelligence. Where does this idea come from? We also discuss Howard Gardner’s Multiple Intelligences Theory and how it complicates the modern concept of intelligence.
Continue reading “S1E1: Intelligence”
If you want to learn more about Howard Gardner’s Multiple Intelligence Theory, you can watch this documentary on PBS.
Want to find out what intelligences you are most proficient in? Take this Multiple Intelligences Test.
The experiences of the students in John’s class were also documented in the Haverford Clerk.