Interesting articles about teaching data science

I’ve been following some of the great data school tutorials and I recently read a couple of interesting posts about teaching programming and data science on their website: Should you teach Python or R for data science? Lessons learned from teaching an 11-week data science course The second article is a little longer, but well …

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iPython Notebook Presentation

I have a talk today about how I’ve been using the iPython Notebook when prototyping different image processing techniques and their parameters. The presentation involved a bit of background on how to use the notebook and markdown, before I demonstrated how you could use the notebook to rapidly test out the best way to process …

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Educational iPython Notebooks

One of the best things about the iPython notebook is the number of easy-to-follow tutorials it has inspired. I thought I’d share a few that I’ve found on machine learning and statistics. Python for DevelopersĀ – great resource for those wanting to learn and/or deepen their understanding of Python. Machine Learning with scikit-learnĀ – provides a good …

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