by Emeritus Professor David Wolfe, University of New Mexico and visiting lecturer, Physics Department
Flooding hits impoverished Gaza Strip, West Bank
Palestinians clean up the mess left by heavy rains, as children take the opportunity to play in the mud. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
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Pine Barons Take On the XPoNential Music Festival
This weekend, Pine Barons – the band, not the ecosystem in southern New Jersey – are playing the XPoNential Music Festival on the Camden Waterfront. It’s a three-day, three-stage event featuring 31 performers, including The Indigo Girls, My Morning Jacket and St. Vincent. Christopher Benincasa recently spoke with Pine Barons singer and guitarist Keith Abrams about making music, touring with the band and what artists he’s excited to see at the festival this weekend.
Spanish Listening Comprehension for Beginners #3 - Getting Some Groceries in Mexico
Learn Mexican Spanish with SpanishPod101.com! Do you find yourself only understanding small parts of Mexican Spanish conversations? Would you like to understand more of what that person said in Mexican Spanish right away? Then this Mexican Spanish Listening Comprehension for Beginners series is for you! In each lesson of this five-part series, you’ll see an [...]
9.357 Special Topics in Vision Science (MIT)
An advanced seminar on issues of current interest in human and machine vision. Topics vary from year to year. This year, the class will involve studying the perception of materials. Participants discuss current literature as well as their ongoing research. Topics are tackled from multiple standpoints, including optics, psychophysics, computer graphics and computer vision.
Killed Israeli teenagers laid to rest as Israel mourns
Family and loved ones mourn the death of 16-year-old Israeli Gil-Ad Sha'er, after his body along with the remains of two other missing Israeli teens are found under a pile of rocks. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
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3.2 Evaluating open learning
Having experimented with some of the search tools available and got some results, the next step for anyone searching for relevant content is to evaluate these results in a systematic way. If you intend to use OERs for direct teaching and learning purposes, or for some repurposing prior to teaching and learning, there are several attributes that need to be considered first. Important attributes of quality OERs include:
- reputation of auth
Q methodology is a technique for modelling viewpoints, that was developed by William Stephenson (1902-1989). This animation, intended for a general audience, provides a short non-technical introduction to the methodology, outlining the different stages involved in conducting a Q study. The animation was funded by the UK Higher Education Academy, as part of the National Teaching Fellow 'Assessing Students at Masters level' project, Assimilate.
Mark Reibstein and Ed Young Interview About Wabi Sabi - BookVideosTV
Author Mark Reibstein and illustrator Ed Young discuss their collaboration on the book Wabi Sabi. This picture book is the story of Wabi Sabi, a little cat who goes on a journey to discover the meaning of her name. Mr. Young talks about his feelings when a piece of his artwork is lost, and about the beauty of found materials. (4:16)
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