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Weird Science: How Our Brains Think

In this one-time class, we will discuss the ways the human brain processes information, including the benefits and sometimes strange problems that can cause.
John PhD
61 total reviews for this teacher
2 reviews for this class
Completed by 4 learners
Class
25 minutes
per class
Meets once
10-15
year olds
3-10
learners per class
per learner

How does a "One-Time" class work?

Meets once at a scheduled time
Live video chat, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Great for exploring new interests and different styles of teachers

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Description

Class Experience

Students will learn some of the biology and evolutionary psychology involved in our daily thinking.
25 minutes per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
The subject material in this class revolves around Nobel Prize winning psychologist and author Daniel Kahneman's book "Thinking, Fast and Slow."

Kahneman, D. (2011). Thinking, Fast and Slow. Farrar, Strauss and Giroux. 512pp.

Teacher

John PhD
🇨🇦
Lives in Canada
Scientist and Educator
61 total reviews
142 completed classes

About Me

Hello, Outschoolers!

My name is John and I have been a scientist and educator for over 15 years.  I hold a Bachelor of Science (Honors in Biology), Master of Applied Sciences, and a Ph.D. in biology.  Over my BSc, MSc and PhD I have designed and... 
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