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Legend has it that when asked for advice about becoming a successful singer, Frank Sinatra replied: Sing good songs. My advice for becoming an effective teacher of statistics is similarly succinct: Ask good questions.
In this blog I will present ideas for teaching statistics, based on this three-word teaching philosophy: ask good questions. Let me pose and answer ten “w” questions about this blog:
- Who is the audience? I am writing this for teachers of statistics, particularly introductory statistics, at all levels. I hope to present ideas that will be relevant and helpful to high school teachers and two- and four-year college teachers of statistics. I especially hope that relatively new teachers, and those whose primary training was not in statistics, will find this blog to be beneficial.
- What is the content? This blog will provide ideas for teaching statistics, especially introductory statistics. Most of the posts will describe…
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