Last week I attended the Toronto Workshop on Reproducibility where I had to the pleasure of giving one of the keynotes. When I was asked to give a keynote for this event on teaching, I had the idea of reflecting on almost 9 years of teaching with introductory statistics and data science through the lens of reproducibility. I would have said “teaching with R Markdown”, but looking back through my notes, this wasn’t true as the rmarkdown package has not been around for that long – turns out I started teaching with it when it was just knitr.

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Citizen Statistician

Learning to swim in the data deluge