Do you Teach or Do you Educate?
A three minute video that uses quotes to promote the advantages of motivating the students to learn by showing the way, facilitating. Okay for a staff development meeting or to use by teacher prepartion programs.
Wyndham Lewis's art criticism in 'The Listener', 1946-1951 : postwar British art in its context of i
This website, entitled Wyndham Lewis's Art Criticism in 'The Listener', 1946-1951, is the outcome of an AHRC research project, 2008-2009, at the University of Plymouth, England and the Universidad de La Rioja in Spain. Wyndham Lewis (1882-1957) was not only a major English artist of the twentieth century, who co-founded the Vorticist movement, he was also an important art critic, a novelist and short-story writer, a cultural commentator, a political theorist, and a philosopher. This research pro
King Lear to In the loop : fiction and British politics
On 11 December 2009, Nottingham University's Centre for British Politics held a conference at the British Academy that drew together politicians, writers and academics to explore the interaction of British politics and fiction. In addition to the conference several video interviews were conducted with some of the speakers on the day. In this interview taken at the Fiction and British Politics Conference in London, MP and author Chris Mullin talks about his own political fiction and explains w
Self-taught Artists: William Hawkins
This 1:16 video is about the self-taught artists William Hawkins, a former slave. It is very brief, but could provide students with motivation to find out more about Hawkins and others who learned by doing such as Grandma Moses.
Economic Update: The Trend to Inequality
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Sustainable Tourism Certification
A lecture on sustainable tourism
How to Make an iPod or iTunes Ad using Photoshop Elements
This two minute tutorial shows how an iExpress project is made using Photoshop, Gimp, or Fireworks. The author states that she has found an easy way to do this using Mac's Keynote from the iWorks software package.Here is the tutorial for Keynote that she provided:
Tourism and Seismic Risk - Southern Alps, New Zealand
PhD candidate Caroline Orchiston, Department of Tourism and Geology presents her PhD research - Tourism and Seismic Risk, Southern Alps, New Zealand.
What Metal Has the Strongest Magnetic Attraction?
Iron is the metal with the strongest magnetic attraction.
Steel can also be highly magnetized because it is made up mostly of
iron. Discover more information on the magnetic value of different
metals in this clip.
Euro crisis over? Not so fast -- S&P
Jan. 11 - The euro crisis is easing and the outlook brightening. But that's exactly when the risk of complacency is greatest, says S&P's Moritz Kraemer, who also discusses France, Spain, Ireland and UK.
2007.11.12-Utah Education Policy Keynote
The 2007 Utah Education Policy Forum included presenters from Utah institutions of higher education, local research foundations, and legislative analysts who discussed educational research.
Virtual Maths - Basic Structures, bending moment point of load
Interactive simulation demonstrating the bending moment at point of load
Memphis Tigers Football - Wait ’Til this Year: No Time for the Future
Senior cornerback Bobby McCain talks about hard work and strong bonds. http://www.gotigersgo.com/tickets/
Lea Salonga | Talks at Google
Filipino Googlers Networks & PhilDev kicked off Filipino American History Month with Tony award winning singer and actress Lea Salonga! She's the first Filipino to be signed to an international record label - Atlantic Records in 1993. Lea's the first Asian to play the roles of Éponine and Fantine in Broadway's Les Misérables. She portrayed both roles on the musical's 10th and 25th anniversary show in London respectively after starring as Kim in Ms Saigon. She was also the singing voice of Jas
The Horned Lizard
In this video from Outdoor Nevada, Brian Wignall describes some of the unique characteristics of horned lizards. Horned lizards display unique adaptations that enable them to live in this hot, dry desert climate. The video examines the horned lizard as it hunts for food, and demonstrates how it relies on both camouflage and behavioral strategies to deter predators. Closed captioning included. 04:32.
Things are now always what they seem, especially when it comes to snakes like these. Watch some amazing camouflaged snakes. This video would be great to introduce the following concepts: animal defenses, camouflage, fright, mimicry, and/or protective resemblance. Run time 02:00.
Sarajevo hoses down following night riots
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Following a third night of rioting in Bosnian capital Sarajevo, the city hoses down government buildings that were set on fire by protesters furious about jobs situation. Gavino Garay 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, nationa
Protractor angles 9.93 Cognitive Neuroscience of Remembering: Creating and Controlling Memory (MIT) News #154 - This Free Feature Is Your Non-Stop Source For Must-Know Spanish Words
This course is offered during the Independent Activities Period (IAP), which is a special 4-week term at MIT that runs from the first week of January until the end of the month. This survey course is intended to review memory and its impact on our lives. Memories make us who we are, and make us what we are going to become. The loss of memory in amnesia can cause us to lose ourselves. Memory provides a bridge between past and present. Through memory, past sensations, feelings, and ideas that have
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9.93 Cognitive Neuroscience of Remembering: Creating and Controlling Memory (MIT)
News #154 - This Free Feature Is Your Non-Stop Source For Must-Know Spanish Words