Extramural Podcasts

EM01: Psychic douche – Jason Free, Executive Editor, Former Instructor, The University of Tampa

  • Free explains one of the pillars of SixFinger Learning.

EM02: Pointless futures – James Kimo Williams, Associate Professor, Columbia College Chicago

  • Williams offers his program's philosophy regarding points in academic assessment. He states students need to quickly understand that most K/12 environments breed intellectual laziness. College is the best time for a student to unlearn any faulty learning mindsets before beginning their careers. In academics, grades are the main focus relative to performance. When teaching how to work in the music industry, instructors must help students to appreciate greater consequences of their actions than earning a poor grade.