Dr. Paul Alivisatos (Director of the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Samsung Distinguished Professor of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, and Director of the Kavli Energy NanoSciences Institute at Berkeley) and Paul Freedman welcome the attendees of Measuring Nothing and Getting It Right - A Symposium Honoring Stuart J. Freedman (http://freedman2014.org).
Authors@Google: Ross Perlin
Ross Perlin spoke to Googlers in Mountain View on May 11, 2011 about his book Intern Nation: How to Earn Nothing and Learn Little in the Brave New Economy. About the book: "How many interns does it take to screw in a light bulb? Who cares, it's free. If that joke triggers cringe-inducing memories of schlepping coffee, Perlin, an intern turned intern activist, is your man. His exposé on the internship model initiates a critical conversation on internships—when are they exploitative and whe
Sociology - What is Socialization?
Learn about socialization and some of the aspect and concepts of socialization in this short video. English subtitles on the left side help to underscore points. (01:24)
How to Grow a Palm Tree
A gardener shows how to grow a palm tree by planting the tree in a warm area with wet winters, lots of sun and adequate drainage. Avoid letting palm trees sit in water. Learn how to care for a palm tree by watching for frost burn or rot and other information and tips on palm trees.
This video shows footage of WWII and it is accompanied by music. It shows effects of the Atomic Bombs and you can also hear some of the politicians of the time giving part of their speeches.
Meet the Author - Write Tracks
This link takes you to a page with 8 videos of varying lengths that feature writing tips for students by students.
Nashville mayor congratulates champion Vanderbilt Commodores
Watch Nashville mayor Karl Dean give a special message to the College World Series champions, the Vanderbilt Commodores.
Technological Innovations in Neurology 2 - Sanjoy Sanyal
Latest techno-gadgets in Neurological illnesses- Deep Brain Stimulation, DBS, Bionic Eye, Limb ProsthesisBy Dr Sanjoy Sanyal, Professor and Course Director of Neuroscience and FCM-III Neurology in CaribbeanTags: argus, bci, bionic arm, bionic eys, brain computer interface, brainport, chronic traumatic encephalopathy, cte, lokomat, magnetoencephalography, meg, neuralynx, neuro-feedback, neuroheadset detection suites, neuroswitch, orthosis, sensors, smarthand, speech synthesizer, virtual reality,&
Boys’ Performance in Modern Foreign Languages
This book is the outcome of a project on boys’ underachievement in modern foreign languages (MFL), presenting research findings as well as recommendations for practice.
National Teacher Research Panel
Information on and links to The National Teacher Research Panel
Two different approaches to teaching within PE (1997)
This research compares the effectiveness of two approaches to teaching games in Physical Education: the Skills Approach and the Games for Understanding Approach.
Teaching Shakespeare (1997)
This research aims to determine the strengths and weaknesses of the methods used in teaching pre-20th-century literature using Shakespeare.
Improving teaching and learning with mentorship (1997)
This research looks at ways to improve teaching and learning through regular mentoring interviews between pupils and teachers.
A systematic review of the characteristics of effective foreign language teaching to pupils between
A systematic review of research evidence using the EPPI protocol addressing the teacher competences required to teach foreign languages effectively in the later primary phase and the conditions which impact on effective teaching.
What is known about successful models of formative assessment for trainee teachers during school exp
A systematic review using the EPPI protocol of research evidence on formative assessment of trainee teachers
What strategies can be used by initial teacher training providers, trainees and newly qualified teac
A systematic review using the EPPI protocol of research evidence aiming to highlight the nature of diversity in the classroom with particular reference to EAL and ethnic minority pupils, and strategies for supporting pupils.
(R&DA 2) Discussion skills: The relationship between college course and school practice
The TDA Research and Development Award examined learning to teach discussion. Investigating the practice of six primary trainees showed differences according to the subject specialisms examined (Geography and English)
PE ITTE Advice: PE ITTE tutors and research
A unit from the PE ITE Subject Induction Pack and Programme on PE ITTE tutors and research.
An ‘Extra Pair of Hands’? Managing Classroom Assistants in Scottish Primary Schools.
This is a DfES TRIPS digest of a large scale research investigation carried out in Scotland between 2000 and 2002 to evaluate the increasing use of classroom assistants (CAs) and their impact on pupils and teachers.