Robert Talbert

Mathematician and educator. Catholic and Dad. Coffee drinker and cat herder.

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Robert Talbert

36 days ago

Useful exercise: Thinks about how this applies to departmental and university organizations.

Why Great Employees Leave “Great Cultures”

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Robert Talbert

214 days ago

Interesting stuff from the president of Northeastern University.

A Blueprint for How We Can Beat the Robots

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Robert Talbert

214 days ago

An "Active Learning" Kit: Rationale, Methods, Models, Research, Bibliography

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Robert Talbert

249 days ago

6 Stories of Failure in Changing Higher Education: Misunderstanding Organizational Context

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Robert Talbert

253 days ago

“This is the point of an abstraction: getting rid of unimportant details.”

Monoids: what they are, why they are useful, and what they teach us about software

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Robert Talbert

253 days ago

​Can Online Teaching Work at Liberal-Arts Colleges? Study Explores the Pros and Cons

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Robert Talbert

256 days ago

Really helpful guide on an important but often neglected form of research.

Ten Simple Rules for Writing a Literature Review

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Robert Talbert

256 days ago

Less emphasis on grading and performance, much more on freedom and exploration in math classes.

Math Class Doesn’t Work. Here’s the Solution

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Robert Talbert

298 days ago

How to Keep the Human Element in Online Classes

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Robert Talbert

660 days ago

Maybe those unconvinced by the evidence will respond to the White House?

White House Call to Action: Incorporating Active STEM Learning Strategies into K-12 and Higher Education

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Robert Talbert

665 days ago

New ISTE Standards emphasize computational thinking with a better definition

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Robert Talbert

665 days ago

Without explicitly trying, this article makes a strong case for moving toward standards-based and specs grading.

Too Smart to Fail?

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Robert Talbert

669 days ago

EdTech I Will Never Use in the Classroom

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Robert Talbert

683 days ago

All of us who teach need to hear the message of this article.

A Failure of Empathy

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Robert Talbert

862 days ago

Requiem for GitHub

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Robert Talbert

913 days ago

Good basic recommendations (coffee, light, something to do). Early mornings are the most underrated times of the day.

How I became a morning person (and why I decided to make the change)

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