Not Another Article on Learning Data Science!

Why another guide? I’ll explain. Keep reading.

I have years of experience teaching undergraduate calculus and linear algebra. I also have years of experience keeping up with machine learning and statistical learning as they grew from their infancy. Taking the academic approach — calculus refresher, probability and statistics, linear algebra — is downright hard.

Based on my teaching experience, the main factor that determines success is what you tell yourself. There is no “math gene”, and learning calculus has nothing to do…