Bias

From field studies to laboratory studies, we see that winning or loosing an election, gaining or losing a romantic partner, getting or not getting a promotion, passing or not passing a college test, on and on, have far less impact, less intensity, and much less duration that people expect them to have. A recent study … Continue reading Bias

Changes

So what should we be teaching? Many pedagogical experts argue that schools should switch to teaching the four C's - Critical thinking, communication, collaboration and creativity. More broadly, schools should downplay technical skills and emphasize general-purpose life skills. Most important of all will be the ability to deal with change, to learn new things and … Continue reading Changes