The Data Science, and Moneyball, of Kickball – Trending In Education – Episode 128

Mike, Brandon and Dan dive into a recent article by Eli Sheldon of Edsurge titled “How Data Science Adds Computational Thinking – and Fun – To Gym Class.” The trio walks through the use of statistical analysis and data science to expand gym class beyond the physical and explore the concept of SABRLearning, one of Mike’s predictions for 2018. Can sports bridge into math through real life applications of next level computational analytics? There’s reminiscences of middle school sports careers, discussions about Data Captains, and some interesting thoughts for educators and learning professionals curious about designing lesson plans that resonate with the future of work. 

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