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How can I see if I'm being coerced into belief?

What should I do if I suspect I'm being indoctrinated? [more inside]
posted by malusmoriendumest on Feb 6, 2011 - 45 answers

What useful skills can be learned in an hour or less?

What are some useful skills one can learn in an hour or less? [more inside]
posted by tomwheeler on Feb 5, 2011 - 23 answers

Psychological Conditioning in the Real World

What are some practical ways to implement classical and operant conditioning in the real world to change people's behaviour? [more inside]
posted by Knigel on Feb 2, 2011 - 23 answers

Intensive driving course = stupid idea?

I have to take two weeks off work in the next two months, and thought it would be a great idea to learn to drive. I've heard of 'intensive courses', which would theorically let you pass the driving test after 40+ hours -- in more or less 7 days. But! I'm not sure this is a great idea... (more inside) [more inside]
posted by Sijeka on Jan 30, 2011 - 10 answers

Help me with some PlayTime Learning Activities For Puppies!

I've been raising dogs for most of my life but this is my first time having a solo large breed puppy in an urban environment. [more inside]
posted by snsranch on Jan 27, 2011 - 7 answers

Help make my musical journey a great one!

As an adult, I'm finally trying to explore my musical side. I'm leaning towards electric guitar and/ or piano. Lots of special details and questions inside! [more inside]
posted by GastrocNemesis on Jan 21, 2011 - 31 answers

Allez Cuisine! Help me make magic in the kitchen.

What are the best resources for learning advanced cooking skills at home? [more inside]
posted by wander on Jan 21, 2011 - 22 answers

overcoming the anxiety of speaking a foreign tongue?

How to overcome anxiety about speaking a language while learning it? [more inside]
posted by LN on Jan 17, 2011 - 17 answers

How do I teach my left-handed son how to play the guitar?

My son wants to learn guitar; I know how to play, but I'm a righty- he's a lefty. I'm looking for advice on how to proceed. [more inside]
posted by jenkinsEar on Jan 12, 2011 - 25 answers

Me no speak italiano

What are the best Italian reference resources to have on hand? [more inside]
posted by oinopaponton on Jan 11, 2011 - 3 answers

Help me help my husband dance with me!

One of my greatest wishes in life would be to swing dance/jitterbug/jive etc. with my husband. I used to swing dance a lot with friends and at dances, and now I've got my sights set on the jitterbug, lindyhop, and Jive. HOWEVER. My husband, bless his heart, has NO sense of rhythm. [more inside]
posted by nataliedanger on Jan 7, 2011 - 12 answers

Learning a new language, suggestions..

very interested in learning Spanish or Portuguese, need realistic suggestions that work or have worked for you. [more inside]
posted by femmme on Jan 4, 2011 - 21 answers

How can the size of a potential market be accurately estimated?

How can I conduct research into whether or not there would be any interest for a paid tutorial website? [more inside]
posted by jsturgill on Dec 30, 2010 - 8 answers

Help me learn how to cook!

Couch To 5K, but with cooking instead of running. I need help with even the most basic aspects of cooking because I know absolutely nothing. Where and how do I begin? [more inside]
posted by Mr Ected on Dec 28, 2010 - 60 answers

Learning how to read: a primer

Recommend to me materials to help a 5 year old learn to read. [more inside]
posted by boo_radley on Dec 27, 2010 - 25 answers

How to get my young cousin hooked into reading

How can I help my 13 year old cousin get into reading? [more inside]
posted by fantodstic on Dec 27, 2010 - 42 answers

What are some good websites to learn about (1) varied topics and (2) current events?

What are some good websites to (1) learn about new topics in bite-sized chunks, and (2) to keep abreast of current events? [more inside]
posted by akprasad on Dec 18, 2010 - 13 answers

German Music

I listen to this. What music with intelligible German lyrics might I like?
posted by phrontist on Dec 18, 2010 - 8 answers

An Educated Mind

I want a liberal arts education without going back to school. What should I do? [more inside]
posted by Fairchild on Dec 18, 2010 - 37 answers

How do you say...

If you wanted to learn 100 words in a foreign (i.e. non-english) language, which words would you choose? [more inside]
posted by mnemonic on Dec 13, 2010 - 26 answers

There are more than three chords!?!

Looking for songs that are not too difficult to play and feature a guitar, bass and female vocalist. [more inside]
posted by talkingmuffin on Dec 9, 2010 - 22 answers

Learning about learning

Modern learning and cognitive psychology for dummies: any suggestions for resources? [more inside]
posted by underflow on Nov 27, 2010 - 7 answers

Suggest a good TV series for learning English

Can you suggest a good television series (preferably with available English subtitles) for people learning English? [more inside]
posted by rhombus on Nov 23, 2010 - 13 answers

And now nothing will be restrained from them, which they have imagined to do.

Tell me about the most well-written, engaging, and creative language-learning books and websites. For any language. [more inside]
posted by theodolite on Nov 18, 2010 - 12 answers

Help me not to suck anymore

How do you maintain (and relearn) skills and knowledge you don't get to use often? Special shame spiral details inside. [more inside]
posted by unannihilated on Nov 17, 2010 - 8 answers

Point me to the part of the internets where I should be learning Swedish

SvenskaFilter: Help me learn basic Swedish in 2 months! [more inside]
posted by mokudekiru on Nov 17, 2010 - 12 answers

Regular expression book with problems?

Looking for a book / website to teach regular expressions via problems. [more inside]
posted by bindasj on Nov 16, 2010 - 8 answers

Training for a new career in IT

I'm ready for a career change and I've always wanted to work in IT. What would you recommend? [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Nov 16, 2010 - 12 answers

Learning to play acoustic guitar: Should I wean myself off looking at the strings/fretboard while practising chords, or will this naturally come later?

Learning to play acoustic guitar: Should I wean myself off looking at the strings/fretboard while practising chords, or will this naturally come later? [more inside]
posted by cranberrymonger on Nov 15, 2010 - 19 answers

Self improvment through bookkeeping

Any suggestions for a "proper" bookkeeping app for personal finances? [more inside]
posted by verisimilitude on Nov 9, 2010 - 8 answers

Mr. Rogers on children and learning

Can anyone find an article that Mr. Rogers wrote about how children learn? Wish I had more clues, but I read it in print years ago.
posted by tizzie on Nov 5, 2010 - 1 answer

Solving healthcare one doctor at a time

What is the most efficient way to begin practicing medicine in the US? [more inside]
posted by TheOtherSide on Nov 4, 2010 - 22 answers

I hear people who do Morse code can do this too

I want my computer to play a note for each key I press on the keyboard while typing homework/chats/etc. Hopefully, eventually I will be able to listen to the notes and tell what is being typed. Is there a program that will let me do this?
posted by rebent on Nov 1, 2010 - 14 answers

How do you improve your skills?

What specific techniques and processes do you use to improve mastery? [more inside]
posted by kristi on Oct 29, 2010 - 8 answers

Auditory Processing Disorder

What to do about a possible Auditory Processing Disorder? [more inside]
posted by AndGee on Oct 28, 2010 - 3 answers

Pierogi and custard?

I am toying with starting Polish/English conversation group in London and I want it to be a success. What can I do to make it work? [more inside]
posted by Helga-woo on Oct 28, 2010 - 3 answers

Name this area of study

I'm interested in the intersection of corporations and government. I come from a legal background What area of study would you class this as, and what reading could you give me? Bonus points for UK-specific, but US and global are fine as well. [more inside]
posted by djgh on Oct 26, 2010 - 2 answers

thinking about learning

I am interested in people's exam preparation strategies (especially if you study psychology like me). It has suddenly occurred to me that I'm not very metacognitive about my learning. How do I intuit what are the most important concepts (likely to be on an exam, in short-answer format)? How do you pick up on hints from the lecturers? [more inside]
posted by KLF on Oct 24, 2010 - 9 answers

No no, it goes "naaah-nah-nah, naaah-na-nah"

I bought a book with classic tabulatures fifteen years ago, lost it, and want to buy it again. [more inside]
posted by monocultured on Oct 22, 2010 - 4 answers

Coding Practice

Programming Filter: I'm applying for software jobs, but I don't want to forget what I know. How should I practice to keep my skills sharp? [more inside]
posted by Chicken Boolean on Oct 21, 2010 - 22 answers

Keeping up my languages

Help me maintain my (fluent) French and (slightly worse) Italian post-graduation in a foreign language-free job. [more inside]
posted by ellieBOA on Oct 19, 2010 - 16 answers

Help me get my game on! Or at least fake it. :)

Hooookay. So I've been asked to play in a charity poker tournament. I'm fierce at craps and was a pool shark in my past life so it appeals to me, but I've just never had a weekly poker game or anything... truth is I haven't played poker in years. [more inside]
posted by miss lynnster on Oct 18, 2010 - 16 answers

Let us learn the tough stuff in a way that's fun and easy.

Looking for blogs and regular columns that make difficult subjects accessible and interesting. [more inside]
posted by mreleganza on Oct 15, 2010 - 6 answers

Working under yellow vs white lights

Are there any major differences between working / learning under white versus yellow lightbulbs?
posted by ascetic on Oct 10, 2010 - 3 answers

How to be a better teacher

How can I become an awesome English teacher to a foreign child? [more inside]
posted by djgh on Oct 6, 2010 - 5 answers

Teach myself to type "correctly"?

I've always typed quickly but a bit "wrong" (only 6-8 fingers). Is it worth re-learning to type properly? [more inside]
posted by razorfrog on Sep 24, 2010 - 21 answers

How do I use spaced repetition learning to improve my life?

How do I used spaced repetition learning to improve my life, beyond the obvious applications? [more inside]
posted by henryaj on Sep 23, 2010 - 7 answers

Crochet resources for the baffled beginner?

What's a great book or website for teaching yourself to crochet? [more inside]
posted by sculpin on Sep 21, 2010 - 16 answers

Free online EFL resources?

Looking for online and ideally free resources for adult EFL/ESL students. [more inside]
posted by people? I ain't people! on Sep 19, 2010 - 6 answers

How long is it going to take me to build a web app?

How long would it take to go from zero experience in programming to releasing a simple data-driven web app? [more inside]
posted by AmitinLA on Sep 12, 2010 - 8 answers

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