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Zim Olson

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Website(s), Quotes from Nobel Laureates on education
Posted: Oct 7, 1999 8:03 PM
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I got this from the email list of the Humanistic Math. Network.

Zim Olson

Here's an amusing web site, with descriptions of
>how various Nobel laureates (including Feynman) hated school:
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>http://learninfreedom.org/Nobel_hates_school.html


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>And, straight from the "Surely you're joking, Mr Feynman" book,
>Feynman's indictment of an extreme case of rote learning in Brazil:
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>http://renoir.vill.edu/faculty/jantzen/html/courses/teaching/feynman.htm


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>Ted Alper






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