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How Many TV Series are Produced a Year in the US

Continuing on my analyst binge, I decided to try and figure how many TV series are produced a year. As far as I can tell were about 150 network (ABC, CBS, FOX, CW, NBC) TV series produced in 2013. In … Continue reading

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How Many Lectures are Given a Year?

I have been trying to figure out how many courses are given a year in the US. I can’t find that data anywhere – so I decided to try and guesstimate it. ¬†Since there are about 7000 colleges in the … Continue reading

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Good Enough Lecture Capture

I like to use the term “good enough” to mean that a certain technology is good enough to solve the problem that it was designed for – I guess in many ways it is a synonym to the term “minimum … Continue reading

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LectureMonkey 2.0 is Out – The World’s First (and Only) Universal Lecture Capture Platform

Most adult education is presented in the form of frontal lectures. It has been shown that high quality lecture notes are crucial for student understanding and knowledge retention from lectures. Students have difficulty taking quality notes, generally noting less than … Continue reading

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Getting Ready for College

I found a great article on preparing for the transition from high-school to college on hercampus.com. One of the points focused on ¬†adjusting to a different use of time spent in the classroom. The first point is about thinking ahead. … Continue reading

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Note Taking Strategies for College

For many, note taking during a lecture is a given but how do you know what to put in your notes? Some students try to write everything, but that is a really bad strategy – you are so busy writing\typing, … Continue reading

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All of Us are Smarter than Any of Us

Note taking is a good strategy for college, but on its own it isn’t enough. For example here is what Stanford University has to say about taking notes: Lecture notes should be as specific and concrete as possible: Be precise … Continue reading

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