Technical Paper 7 - The Effective Provision of Pre-School Education (EPPE) Project: Social/behaviour
This Technical Paper describes the results of analyses of young children's cognitive progress during their time in pre-school. Equivalent results on social behavioural development are reported in EPPE Technical Paper 8b. Five measures of cognitive attainment assessed at entry to primary school have been studied: pre-reading, language attainment, two measures of non-verbal attainment and early number concepts. A range of statistical methods (multilevel modelling) have been used to analyse data fo
Grand rules of urdu
Grand rules of urdu.
Important works of Italian artist Michelangelo
This video features the most important works of Italian Renaissance artist Michelangelo Buonarroti (1475-1564). There are photos and music but no narration.
Evaluation of 'Business Enterprise' Module
This report outlines a process of evaluation for a business enterprise module. This exploratory research investigates the impact of 'contextual' based evaluation of enterprise education curricula
Teachers Demonstrate Effective Descriptive Feedback to Their Class Using Moon Journals-Part 2
In part 2 of this video, the teachers allow the students to discuss on how the teachers gave feedback on the moon journals. The teacher charted what the students noticed on feedback the teachers gave each other. Then the teachers observe a peer feedback session between the students. Using appropriate and respectful vocabulary, two teachers share their own moon journals and give each other feedback. Students deepen their appreciation of the value of descriptive feedback and gain insight
Social capital and productivity: how might training affect a company’s social capital? does the li
The ultimate purpose of this literature review, carried out by Liam Aspin as part of the TLRP Phase 3 Project Adult Basic Skills and Workplace Learning (dir. Alison Wolf and Karen Evans 2003-2008) was to answer the following questions: How might training affect a company’s ‘social capital’? Does the literature indicate how this might happen, and whether we might expect a significant impact on productivity? Can these effects be measured? In order to answer these questions, we attempted to
Virtual Maths - Numbers, Geometry 2D shapes
Images of 2D shapes with formula for calculating area square, rectangle, triangle, trapezoid, parallelogram, pythagorean theorem, circle, circular sector, circular ring
The Human Computer Interaction Group
A list of publication written by group members is provided on the site and a hard copy can be requested from the group leader Fabio Paterno. Tools developed by the Human Computer Interaction Group are freely available to download from the site, this includes the Migration Project which aims to provide migration service where a user interacting with a web application can change device and then resume with the previous interaction without necessitating a restart and NAUTICUS which aims to increase
Designing, CAD and CAD
The general aim of our discussion is to analyze what has been changed in design process according to introducing the computers technology. For the better understanding of the design process evolution, we should precisely define start point - the traditional design process.Let's treat it as an iteration game between a designer and user. If we assume that the designing base is a reductive strategy, we can define six stages of it: 1.) To define a need; 2.) To formulate a task; 3.) To synthesize a d
GRCC Math Lecture : Same Result, New Approach : Andrea Hayes
Basic mathematical operations such as addition, multiplication, division, and subtraction are now being presented to elementary school children using algorithms that are different than the traditional ones that many of us are used to. This talk will look at some of these different methods of computing sum, product, quotient, and difference, as well as discuss why these methods are being taught to students and how they may actually help with number sense and mathematical comprehension.
Europe: the struggle for supremacy, 1453 to the present [Audio]
Speaker(s): Professor Brendan Simms | Editor's note: We apologise for the microphone hum on this recording. If there is a fundamental truth of geopolitics, it is this: whoever controls the core of Europe controls the entire continent, and whoever controls all of Europe potentially dominates the world. Over the past five centuries, a rotating cast of kings and conquerors, presidents and dictators have set their sights on the European heartland, desperate to seize this pivotal area or at least pre
3D Shapes and How to Draw Them Part 1
This video shows the most important 3D shapes and what they look like. It explains how to draw them. The video shows what faces, edges, and vertices are and gives examples on a white board. The lighting in the video is dark and it is a little hard to see what is being drawn on the white board.
The State of the Economy | Institute of Politics
Harvard University President Lawrence H. Summers discussed "The State of the Economy" with Professor of Public Service and Co-director of the Center for Public Leadership David Gergen. Professor Summers discussed the implications secular stagnation, a phenomenon that he argued will continue to restrain U.S. economic performance, especially given lower labor participation rates and near-zero interest rates. He further discussed the impact that technology will have on our economy in the long term
Jennifer Egger is faculty at Otis College of Art and Design. She teaches Typography in the Digital Media Department. This video represents the very basics of learning about typography, the vocabulary of typography.
Creative enterprise in west Yorkshire Arts organisations
This report describes and theorises the findings of a workshop discussion, commissioned by WYLLN, into the views of arts organizations on the challenges they face in becoming more enterprising and less grant dependent.
The University of Memphis University College - Nancy
Museum consultant Nancy Bassett completed her degree by earning Experiential Learning Credit (ELC) from her past experiences conducting study tours to the Holy Lands. For more information on the ELC program at the University of Memphis, visit http://www.memphis.edu/elc
UW|360 June 2014 - Human Robot Interaction
UW's own Julie Carpenter, PhD, Educational Psychology, discusses her research into the relationship between humans and robots. uwtv.org/uw360
Budding weed industry rolling in profits
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Colorado's leagalized marijuana industry set to make millions in profits. Julie Noce reports. More Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, financial, national, and international news. For over 160 years, Reuters has maintained its reputation for speed, acc
UW|360 June 2014 - UW Access Program
The UW Access Program enables students 60 years and older to learn and thrive. uwtv.org/uw360