Teaching data science through competitions
About 5 years ago I became a lecturer for a "Data Analysis and Machine Learning" course. Sounds boring, and it really was. I will tell you a story, how to engage students and make the most exciting and useful course by running competitions.
You will also learn:
- How to work as a lecturer and skip your lectures.
- Can schoolchildren be Data Science specialists?
- What role could computer games like Dota 2 play in education?