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Deep Learning and Machine Learning Killer Tools, Libraries, and Apps

TensorFlow has released a that includes an experimental Java API (using JNI). It's only a matter of time before TensorFlow reaches production Hadoop …

How machine learning is ushering in a new age of customer service

While machine learning itself is nothing new, the speed at which data can now be processed, analyzed and actioned has completely changed the machine-learning game. Readily affordable computing power, the quantity of data available, and algorithms we never thought we could use are now …

Improve Your Analytics Skills With These 9 Tips

Looking for a worthwhile New Year’s resolution? A resolution that will help your career? A resolution you can keep? Resolve to become a better analyst in 2017.<p>How can you become better at your work? You know the old standbys like attending a class, taking on a challenging project, and networking …

Data Science

sas curriculum pathways | Search Results

August 27, 2017<br>by Larry Ferlazzo <br>0 comments<p>SAS Curriculum Pathways, my favorite online site (see I Really Like How SAS Curriculum Pathways Site …

What Kids Need From Grown-Ups (But Aren't Getting)

Erika Christakis' new book, <i>The Importance of Being Little</i>, is an impassioned plea for educators and parents to put down the worksheets and flash cards, ditch the tired craft projects (yes, you, Thanksgiving Handprint Turkey) and exotic vocabulary lessons, and double-down on one, simple …

Pedagogy

Why schools shouldn't teach critical thinking

Being an air-traffic controller is not easy. At the heart of the job is a cognitive ability called "situational awareness" that involves "the …

6 Resources to Learn Algorithms and Data Structures

Fundamentals are very important, they are the building blocks of anything. No matter what you want to learn, you cannot just simply jump half way in …

CENTURY dives deep to track student performance and help teachers build custom curriculum

When Priya Lakhani went to pick up her daughter from school one day, she asked her teacher how her daughter was doing. It was when she was walking home with her daughter that same day that she realized she wouldn’t always be able to have those types of opportunities to engage with teachers.<p>That …

The Most Important Skill in Data Science: Mining and Visualizing your Data

While data scientists have many resources in their Tool belt, our Research shows that proficiency with data mining and visualization tools …

Starting A Company To Make An Impact? Your Time May Be Spent Elsewhere, Study Says

You’ve just had your business idea and you want to make a change in your community or industry. As an entrepreneur, that’s an invigorating feeling. But what if you knew that your time would be spent elsewhere? Many young entrepreneurs often waste time on tasks outside of their role as a leader, but …

Data Structures and Algorithms Arrays

Data Structures and Algorithms - Arrays<p>Advertisements<p>Array is a container which can hold a fix number of items and these items should be of the same …

Data science startup Civis Analytics raises $22 million

Everyone wants to make smarter decisions, and brands are no different when it comes to trying to figure out a game plan for their next product or service release. But it can be difficult without the right team and infrastructure in place. Civis Analytics seeks to fill this gap and today announced a …

An Insight into 26 Big Data Analytic Techniques - Part 1

‘Big Data’ is the application of specialized techniques and technologies to process very large sets of data. These data sets are often so large and …

The 50 Free Apps We're Most Thankful For

It’s the time of year where we all give thanks, and among many other things, we here at Lifehacker are thankful for all the free apps out there that …

Free MailChimp Alternatives

Easy to use, powerful and affordable email marketing application. SENDER allows you manage your contact lists, create your campaigns using drag and …

18 Free Exploratory Data Analysis Tools For People who don't code so well

Introduction<p>Some of these tools are even better than programming (R, Python, SAS) tools.<p>All of us are born with special talents. It’s just a matter …

How We Turned A Fun Idea Into A 6 Figure Business In Just 1 Year

by <b>Maxwell Finn</b> on September <b>14, 2016</b><p><b>UPDATE: This post has gone viral so we want to give every reader 15% off their first order as a special thank you!</b> …

Marketing

Choose Your EdTech Providers Carefully with These Five Questions

By: Junaid Mubeen, PhD. Here are five questions teachers and school administrators should ask themselves and their prospective partners when seeking …

Outcome-Based Education: How Automated Mind Mapping Builds Student Success

<b>Outcome-Based Education: Building Student Success Models With Outcome-Based Curriculum Mapping Tools</b><p>Outcome-based education is a path-breaking trend …

7 Ways to Earn Passive Income (and Why It's So Important)

The tradeoff is that most passive income sources require an upfront investment of time or money to begin paying off.<p>If you're looking to build wealth, if you're looking to save up a nest egg for retirement, or if you're merely looking for a way to alleviate financial stress in your life, passive …

Personal Finance

How algorithms rule our working lives | Cathy O’Neil

Employers are turning to mathematically modelled ways of sifting through job applications. Even when wrong, their verdicts seem beyond dispute – and they tend to punish the poor<p>A few years ago, a young man named Kyle Behm took a leave from his studies at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, …

Employment

19 Tools to Create Social Media Content

Are you looking for new ways to create content? Interested in tools that can help you? In this article, you’ll discover 19 tools to create and share …

This tech entrepreneur says these 5 business apps will change your life

Technology entrepreneur Dale Beaumont recently launched BRiN, the world’s first artificially intelligent business advisor. Created in collaboration …

Apps

Age 5 Is Too Late: Public Schools Must Focus on Early Learning

Imagine a car sitting in your driveway—without tires. You love this car and continue to improve upon the exterior with new head lights, tinted glass, …

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There has been a lot in the news of late about the importance of parents and the home in supporting children’s education.<p>The correlation between parents who play an active role in their children’s education and achievement at school tells us what we have always known: that a supportive home …

12 signs your boss is impressed with you, even if it doesn't seem like it

<b>• The signs that your boss likes you aren't always immediately obvious.</b><p><b>• Managers may try to avoid appearing like they have staff favorites.</b><p><b>• You can keep an eye out for subtle clues that your boss thinks you're great.</b><p>The signs that your boss likes you are often quite subtle.<p>But it's crucial to …

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Doing Data Science: A Kaggle Walkthrough Part 6 – Creating a Model

<b>By Brett Romero, Open Data Kosovo</b>.<p><i>This article is Part VI in a series looking at data science and machine learning by walking through a Kaggle</i> …

Blended | Teaching Commons

What is a blended course?<p>A blended approach (also known as “hybrid”) integrates face-to-face and online learning. A “flipped classroom” is considered …

Pedagogy

9 Psychology Books Every Businessperson Should Read

Learning the secrets of the mind will make you a better professional.<p>At the base of it, business success is about people--making the right connections, understanding motivation, guessing what others will do next, and accurately evaluating those you meet. Which is why knowing some basic psychology …

Self-improvement