Zone of Proximal Development

While I was earning my degree in Education I was taught a concept called the “zone of proximal development” (ZPD). If you are like me, “proximal” probably isn’t a word you hear often. It means something like “near to the center” or “near to the point of attachment.” To illustrate, the proximal end of your… Continue reading Zone of Proximal Development

My Life is Getting Tensor

In my first year studying Computer Science I attended a seminar on Artificial Intelligence given by Professor Melanie Mitchell of Portland State University and the Santa Fe Institute. I figured by the end of it I could probably build my own BB-8 to roll around and do whatever else an armless, frictionless orange ball does… Continue reading My Life is Getting Tensor