Author Archives: Rob Gould

About Rob Gould

Rob Gould (rgould@stat.ucla.edu) is Academic Administrator, Department of Statistics, UCLA

Teaching By Chance

Rob Gould – UCLA

The beginning of a class is always an important time; the first few days, maybe even the first few minutes, set the tone for the rest of the term. What tone do you want to set if you’re teaching a randomization-based intro stats class?

For me, one of the great intellectual concepts that statistics brings to a general education is the ability to address the question “Can this outcome be due to chance?”

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