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Nobelist Carl Wieman Moves to Stanford to Focus on Better Science Teaching

Noah Berger for The Chronicle

Carl Wieman, a Nobel laureate in physics and former White House adviser, views MOOCs with skepticism, calling them "based on a flawed concept of learning."
August 27, 2013

Carl E. Wieman, a Nobel laureate in physics and former White House adviser on education policy, is joining Stanford University's faculty in a merger of expertise on improving the undergraduate teaching of science.

In choosing to move to Stanford, Mr...

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