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Teach Me, Teacher #200 | Eric on Edugenic Harm and Neurodiversity

See also on The Portal Wiki Description below was taken from original post at Teach Me, Teacher, by the podcast host, Jacob Chastain. When I started Teach Me, Teacher in 2016, I did so with the goal to talk to great educators in my…

The Portal Podcast #039: Admission To Sugar Baby U.

One of the pillars of the American Dream has been that of seeing your children go to college. And, for the many families that can't afford the cost of soaring university tuitions, a new controversial institution has arisen to address the…

Peter Thiel – Why Universities Have Failed

In this Portal podcast clip, Eric Weinstein and Peter Thiel talk about the failure of institutional education, and what to do about it.

Eric on Into The Impossible, Part 2: Parenting, Peak Prosperity, & Weinstein University

Part 2 of Brian Keating's conversation with Eric Weinstein on the INTO THE IMPOSSIBLE podcast pivots from faith & family to the course catalog at “Weinstein University” (fictional, for now!) which would combine scholarship with wonder.…

Stagnation and Education – Peter Thiel

In this Portal podcast clip, Eric Weinstein and Peter Thiel discuss the problem of stagnation and its correlation with decreasing innovation in our educational institutions.

Eric at TEDx Youth @ Hillsborough, A radical take on education

This talk explores a radical new approach to childhood education based on Umweldt hacking. We explore the possibility of building a portal from the world of a child to the frontier of research using carefully curated objects and tools which…