On the Awesomeness of Salman Khan

What can you say about a guy who makes 1200+ 10-minute educational videos, and just releases them on Youtube?

You say the man’s totally effing awesome, that’s what you say.

We’re reaching a point where basic educational technology is going to totally upset the apple cart.  As a guy working in the industry, I can’t wait.

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  1. Math geeks’re going to learn from him, but I’m not so sure that the format’s going to help the math-averse. Just fwiw.

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  2. Might, might not. There are ALWAYS problems with teaching — and contrary to propaganda (I know you know this already), just b/c it happens in a classroom doesn’t mean it’s quality, either.

    But this could be an awesome resource for somebody who’s bootstrapping.

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  3. Agreed. I’ll probably see what he says about repos and reverse-repos, too.

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