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Data Science as a Superpower

Presentation on data science education given at the 2019 BioQUEST & QUBES Summer Workshop

Listed in Teaching Materials | resource by group Evolution of Data in the Classroom: From Data to Data Science (SW 2019)

Version 1.0 - published on 15 Aug 2019 doi:10.25334/X3RF-9B30 - cite this

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Data is a powerful tool for science and the broader world. However, with great power comes great responsibility. In this talk, I will discuss the promise of data science as well as some common data pitfalls. As educators, we want our students to gain real-world skills, but the real world is messy and complicated. How can we balance this to create effective data science pedagogy? I will highlight emerging curricula that are wrestling with these issues, and leave you with some broad questions to consider as we move forward. 

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